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Grey-tailed Tattler

(Tringa [Heteroscelus] brevipes)
Alternate name(s): "Grey-rumped Tattler", "Grey-rumped Sandpiper", "Siberian Tattler"
Size: 25-28 cm; wing span 45-55 cm
Weight: 100-140 g

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Physical description

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Taxonomy, classification

See Grey-tailed Tattler at Wikipedia .

Range, habitat, finding this species

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Sightings

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Photos

ADULT

NON-BREEDING

Grey-tailed Tattlers in non-breeding plumage in bright sunlight
[Urunga Heads, NSW, January 2011]

Lateral view of a Grey-tailed Tattler in non-breeding plumage (photo courtesy of M. Mearns)
[Lady Elliot Island, near Agnes Water, QLD, January 2016]

Lateral view of a Grey-tailed Tattler in non-breeding plumage (photo courtesy of M. Mearns)
[Lady Elliot Island, near Agnes Water, QLD, January 2016]

Near-dorsal view of a Grey-tailed Tattler in non-breeding plumage (photo courtesy of M. Mearns)
[Lady Elliot Island, near Agnes Water, QLD, January 2016]

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