Calidris bairdii (Coues, 1861)
Baird's sandpiper
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Family:  Scolopacidae (sandpipers)
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Environment:  others; freshwater; brackish; marine
Distribution:  Pacific Ocean and Atlantic Ocean. Temperate to polar.
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Biology:  Beach, shoreline, bay and nearshore (Ref. 116102). North from South America, migrates across the Gulf of Mexico generally in spring when wind conditions are favorable; central Yucatan and northern Venezuela as major jumping off points (Ref. 87784).
IUCN Red List Status: (LC); Date assessed: 01 October 2016 Ref. 123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Sorongon-Yap, Patricia - 19.07.13

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