Adult Wood Sandpiper
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Colouring Cream mottled brown back, white lower, yellow legs
Voice Quick and sharp
Feeds on Insects and invertebrates
Flight Strong quick and light
Nesting Ground
Social Small Flocks
Adult Wood Sandpiper
Adult Wood Sandpiper
Page Last Updated 07/12/2017 09:25:00
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Adult
Status Secure
Order Charadriiformes
Family Scolopacidae
Species Tringa glareola
Category Waders
StdName Wood Sandpiper
Vital Statistics
Length 19 to 21 cms
Weight 50 to 90 gms
Wingspan 36 to 40 cms
Lifespan 1 to 10 years
Beak Length Long
Beak Width Narrow
Beak Shape General
Tail Length Medium
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region NAYNorth America
Country USYUnited States
Region EUYEurope
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Adult Wood Sandpiper (Species=Tringa glareola / Standard Name=Wood Sandpiper)