Pectoral Sandpiper

Calidris melanotos

ML74899851


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Nick Pulcinella
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eBird Checklist S40455095
Marsh Creek SP--Little Conestoga Bridge
Chester, Pennsylvania, United States
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Latitude and Longitude 40.0845, -75.7267 Map

Age
Unknown
Sex
Unknown
Behaviors
Breeding
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Observation details

Continuing. Medium-sized shorebird brown above with heavily streaked upper chest with an abrupt cutoff and white belly. Face with white supercilium and dull brown crown. Back with crisp, sharp brown feathers. Bill short with wide base. Legs dark. Juv. Sharp-tailed Sandpiper eliminated by presence of dull brown crown and heavily streaked upper breast as opposed to Sharp-tail’s rusty brown crown and smooth appearing brown upper breast.

Technical Information

Model
Canon EOS 7D
Lens model
EF400mm f/5.6L USM
f-stop
f/5.6
Focal length
400 mm
Shutter speed
1/1000 sec
ISO
800
Flash
Flash did not fire, auto
Original file size
1,666KB
Dimensions
2048 x 1311

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