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Ruff Philomachus pugnax   - Adult non-breeding
Ruff
Photographer : © Nikhil Devasar
Location :KG Wetlands, Haryana, India
Date : 9 January 2005
English synonyms:Reeve (female)
Bird Family :Tringinae - Godwits, Curlews, Shanks, Sandpipers, Tattlers, Turnstones, Dowitchers, Knots, Stints, Dunlin, Ruff & Phalaropes
Bird Group :CICONIIFORMES
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :Probably a male.