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Scolopacidae - Red-necked Stint

Calidris ruficollis: Migratory Wader that breeds in Northern Hemisphere. (Northern Asia) Migration is August to October and they stay until May.

It is noted that they have been seen in Aldinga Region over some winters.

 

Quite a few were hopping around on only one leg. (None in this shot though)

 

South Australia.

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Taken on October 27, 2011