Stints and Sandpipers of the genus Calidris

Note that Ruff, Buff-breasted Sandpiper and Broad-billed Sandpiper are now included within the genus Calidris.

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Great Knot Great Knot Great Knot

Great Knot Calidris tenuirostris

 

Knot Knot Knot

Knot Calidris canutus

 

Sanderling Sanderling Sanderling

Sanderling Calidris alba

 

Semipalmated Sandpiper Semipalmated Sandpiper Semipalmated Sandpiper

Semipalmated Sandpiper Calidris pusilla

 

Western Sandpiper Western Sandpiper Western Sandpiper

Western Sandpiper Calidris mauri

 

Little Stint Little Stint Little Stint

Little Stint Calidris minuta

 

Temminck's Stint Temminck's Stint Temminck's Stint

Temminck's Stint Calidris temminckii

 

Least Sandpiper Least Sandpiper Least Sandpiper

Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla

 

White-rumped Sandpiper White-rumped Sandpiper White-rumped Sandpiper

White-rumped Sandpiper Calidris fuscicollis

 

Baird's Sandpiper Baird's Sandpiper Baird's Sandpiper

Baird's Sandpiper Calidris bairdii

 

Pectoral Sandpiper Pectoral Sandpiper Pectoral Sandpiper

Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos

 

Curlew Sandpiper Curlew Sandpiper Curlew Sandpiper

Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea

 

Stilt Sandpiper Stilt Sandpiper Stilt Sandpiper

Stilt Sandpiper Calidris himantopus

 

Purple Sandpiper Purple Sandpiper Purple Sandpiper

Purple Sandpiper Calidris maritima

 

Dunlin Dunlin Dunlin

Dunlin Calidris alpina

 

Broad-billed Sandpiper Broad-billed Sandpiper Broad-billed Sandpiper

Broad-billed Sandpiper Calidris falcinells

 

Buff-breasted Sandpiper Buff-breasted Sandpiper Buff-breasted Sandpiper

Buff-breasted Sandpiper Calidris subruficollis

 

Ruff Ruff Ruff

Ruff Calidris pugnax