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White-rumped Sandpiper

White-rumped Sandpiper - Juvenile

Photographer
Location
» Sal Rei, Boavista Island
Country image taken
» Cape Verde Islands
Date
» November, 2010
Equipment
» Canon EOS 1D Mark IV with EF 300/2,8L IS USM with 1.2x converter
Bird Species
»Calidris fuscicollis - White-rumped Sandpiper
Bird Species (French)
»Bécasseau à croupion blanc
Bird Status
» Least Concern
Remarks
» An American vagrant with very few observations in the Cape Verde Islands. This bird implies the sixth record for the archipelago and the first for Boavista Island. Observed during tour of AviFauna (Sweden), like other bird photos of the islands from the same month uploaded in the AFBID.