Scientific Name:

Calidris melanotos

 

Pectoral Sandpiper

 

Pectoral Sandpiper Fact File

Distribution: Northern Siberia; Western and Northern Alaska and Northern Canada

Conservation Status: Least Concern

Subspecies: None – Monotypic

Further Reading: Atlantic Forest Sandpiper

Hybrids:

‘Cox’s Sandpiper’ = Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea  x Pectoral Sandpiper C. melanotus Parker 1982

Current conservation efforts

None

Gallery

 

 

With thanks to the following photographers: Robert Wienand