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Semipalmated Sandpiper 7 (fitjatíta)

Calidris pusilla. Juvenile. Vagrant . Garður. 9 records in Iceland so far. 13-15cm. 30g. WS 27cm. Breeds in N-America. The semipalmated sandpiper breeds in northern Alaska and Canada south to the Hudson Bay. It migrates through the eastern and central states and winters in South America.

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Taken on September 7, 2012