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Common Redshank

(Tringa totanus)
Alternate name(s): "Redshank"
German name(s): "Rotschenkel"

Size: 27-29 cm; wing span 59-66 cm
Weight: 85-220 g
Description     Classification     Distribution     Sightings     Photos     Breeding     Nest     Eggs     Behaviour     Food     Call/s

Physical description

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Taxonomy, classification

See Common Redshank at Wikipedia .

Range, habitat, finding this species

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Sightings

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Photos

Race "totanus"

ADULT

BREEDING

Lateral view of a Common Redshank in breeding plumage (photo courtesy of M. Eaton)
[Near Tromso airport, Tromso, Norway, in June 2018]

Lateral view of a Common Redshank in breeding plumage (photo courtesy of M. Eaton)
[Near Tromso airport, Tromso, Norway, in June 2018]

Near-dorsal view of a Common Redshank in breeding plumage (photo courtesy of M. Eaton)
[Near Tromso airport, Tromso, Norway, in June 2018]

Dorsal view of a Common Redshank in breeding plumage (photo courtesy of M. Eaton)
[Near Tromso airport, Tromso, Norway, in June 2018]

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