Juvenile Red Necked Stint Foxton

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haggarty
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Juvenile Red Necked Stint Foxton

Postby haggarty » Wed Nov 23, 2022 4:35 pm

Seen with godwits this single small wader I have recorded as a red necked stint. Sorry for poor heavily cropped photos. Would greatly appreciate confirmation yay or nay
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Wrybill
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Re: Juvenile Red Necked Stint Foxton

Postby Wrybill » Wed Nov 23, 2022 7:06 pm

Red necked stint or sanderling
pauljacques
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Re: Juvenile Red Necked Stint Foxton

Postby pauljacques » Wed Nov 23, 2022 7:28 pm

Yes, it is a red-necked stint, nice one.
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Re: Juvenile Red Necked Stint Foxton

Postby Davidthomas » Wed Nov 23, 2022 8:08 pm

Yep this bird was there on Monday when I went through with my tour group.

Little egret was also present.
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Re: Juvenile Red Necked Stint Foxton

Postby AlfieB77 » Wed Nov 23, 2022 9:18 pm

i assume when you say foxton you mean the manawatu estuary?
David Melville
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Re: Juvenile Red Necked Stint Foxton

Postby David Melville » Thu Nov 24, 2022 8:35 am

Not a Sanderling as it has a hind-toe - Sanderling do not have one - hence its Chinese name of "3-toed sandpiper".

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Re: Juvenile Red Necked Stint Foxton

Postby Wrybill » Thu Nov 24, 2022 2:02 pm

Thanks david i wasn't sure so i put it in as a possibility thanks
I'll use it for future reference.

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