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Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus   - In flight
Whimbrel
Photographer : © Jainy Kuriakose
Location :Agatti Island, Lakshadweep, India
Date : 28 January 2012
English synonyms:Common Whimbrel, Curlew, Eurasian Whimbrel, Western Whimbrel, Blue-Legs, Crooked-bill Marlin, Foolish Curlew, Jack, Jack Curlew, Short-billed Curlew, Striped Head
Bird Family :Tringinae - Godwits, Curlews, Shanks, Sandpipers, Tattlers, Turnstones, Dowitchers, Knots, Stints, Dunlin, Ruff & Phalaropes
Bird Group :CICONIIFORMES
Red Data Status :Least Concern
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