Snipes, Sandpipers and Phalaropes (Scolopacidae)

Semipalmated Sandpiper (Calidris pusilla) - HBW 3, p. 520

French: Bécasseau semipalmé German: Sandstrandläufer Spanish: Correlimos Semipalmeado

Taxonomy: Tringa pusilla Linnaeus, 1766, Santo Domingo.
Formerly placed in genus Ereunetes with C. mauri. Monotypic.

Distribution: W & N Alaska and N Canada. Winters on Pacific coast from S Mexico to S Peru, and on Atlantic coast from Yucatán and West Indies to C Argentina.