Oriental Bird Images

Asian Dowitcher Limnodromus semipalmatus   - Preening
Asian Dowitcher
Photographer : © Viral Patel and Pankaj Maheria
Location :outskirts of Jamnagar, Gujarat, India
Date : 19 January 2019
English synonyms:Asiatic Dowitcher, Oriental Dowitcher, Semi-palmated Snipe, Snipe-billed Dowitcher, Snipe-billed Godwit
Bird Family :Tringinae - Godwits, Curlews, Shanks, Sandpipers, Tattlers, Turnstones, Dowitchers, Knots, Stints, Dunlin, Ruff & Phalaropes
Red Data Status :Near Threatened
Remarks :on left Black-tailed Godwit and on right Asian Dowitcher.
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