Calidris alpina - Dunlin (30)
|Calidris alpina (TUR: Karakarınlı Kumkuşu, ENG: Dunlin): |
Dear my friends, I uploaded four different Calidris species in the last four days. This is the last and 5th species of the same genus. As I mentioned yesterday, 7 Calirdis species recorded from Turkey, however other two species could not be photogphed up to know from Turkey. Here you can find 5 Calirdis species together in my gallery.
Calidris alpina has a black abdomen region in breeding season. İndividual in photo were taken in January that is why its abdomen is white. You can find with a black colored abdomen bird as ws.