Little Stint

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The Little Stint – Calidris minuta, is a very small wader of the family Scolopacidae. It breeds in the High Arctic Region of Europe and Asia and is a long distance migrant to Africa and South Asia, mostly India. In the AWB Region it is a winter visitor to Azerbaijan, W and S Turkey, the Levant, N Syria, Jordan, Central Valleys of Iraq, the S coast of Iran, and around all the shores of the Arabian Peninsular. It winters along all the shores of N Africa from S Mauritania to S Somalia, plus the Nile Valley and is also present in the S Regions of all the Sahel states S of the Sahara.

Order. – Charadriiformes
Family – Scolopacidae
Genus..- Calidris

Species...Calidris minuta
Little Stint - Species - ebird.org
Little Stint - Species sheet - wikipedia.org
Little Stint - Card -oiseaux-birds.com
Little Stint - Database - avibase
Little Stint - Sounds & Maps - xeno-canto.org

Additional Material...
Little Stint - Images - google.com
Little Stint - Video - youtube.com
Little Stint - Datazone - birdlife.org
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