Long-billed Dowitcher

(Limnodromus scolopaceus)

               
Conservation Status

IUCN Red List

LC - Least Concern

 

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NatureServe

N5B, N5N - Secure Breeding and Nonbreeding

SNRB, SNRM - Unranked Breeding and Migrant

Minnesota

not listed

Occurrence

Uncommon migrant

Habitat

Mudflats, lakeshores, shallow marshes, ponds, reservoirs

Size

11 to 12½ in length

19 wingspan


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Food

 

 
Nesting

 

 
Migration

Late April to late May and September to early November


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Taxonomy

Order:

Charadriiformes (shorebirds and relatives)

 

Family:

Scolopacidae (sandpipers)


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

       

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  WWT Slimbridge: Long-billed dowitcher - close-up
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Long-billed dowitcher filmed at WWT Slimbridge by James Lees.

 
     
  Long Billed Dowitcher
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Long Billed Dowitcher, Cabo da Praia quarry, Terceira, Azores, September 2009

 
     
  Long-billed Dowitcher (Panasonic Lumix GH2 + 14-140mm)
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Panasonic Lumix GH2 + 14-140mm
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Exposure: F5.6 1/100 ISO160 Vari-ND
Tripods: DAIWA DST-43

 
     
  Long-billed Dowitcher
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Uploaded on Sep 19, 2010

Long-billed Dowitcher (Limnodromus scolopaceus, Större beckasinsnäppa), Krosno Creek, Durham, Ontario, Canada, 19 September 2010. Also seen: Three Stilt Sandpipers, a Pectoral Sandpiper, and several Lesser Yellowlegs. Digiscoped with a Swarovski ATM-80 HD spotting scope and a Casio Exilim EX-Z750 snapshot camera using the Swarovski digital camera base (DCB) adapter.

 
     
  Long Billed Dowitcher V3.MPG
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Long Billed Dowiycher, Kotzebue, Alaska, June 2010.

 
     

 

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