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Lesser Yellowlegs

Using Whatbird.com I’ve identified the piper I saw yesterday as a Lesser Yellowlegs.  This bird is just passing through on its way to summer breeding grounds in Canada.

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2 Responses to “Lesser Yellowlegs”


  1. April 23, 2012 at 7:21 pm

    Lovely bird – odd name with the ‘lesser’!

  2. 2 Randy Roberts
    April 24, 2012 at 11:59 am

    That’s because there is also a ‘greater’ yellowlegs.


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