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Semipalmated Sandpiper

Calidris pusilla ORDER: CHARADRIIFORMES FAMILY: SCOLOPACIDAE

IUCN Conservation Status: Near Threatened

An abundant small shorebird, the Semipalmated Sandpiper breeds in the Arctic and winters along the coasts of South America.

Calls

  • Call
     
  • Courtesy of Macaulay Library
    © Cornell Lab of Ornithology.

Call a loud "cherk."

Search the Macaulay Library online archive for more sounds and videos

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