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Anahuac NWR (UTC 049), Texas (Center on Interactive Map)

Map of Anahuac NWR (UTC 049), Texas

Map of Anahuac NWR (UTC 049), Texas

Stilt Sandpiper (Micropalama himantopus)

Salt and freshwater marsh.

Trips

Texas

4/19/2013: Drove around looking for the American Golden Plover.

Previous Visit (Bolivar Peninsula: 4/19/2013)
Next Visit (Attwater Prairie Chicken National Wildlife Refuge: 4/20/2013)



Species Recorded (40)

Birds ( 39 )

Grebes ( Podicipedidae )
Pied-billed Grebe - Podilymbus podiceps

Cormorants ( Phalacrocoracidae )
Double-crested Cormorant - Phalacrocorax auritus
Neotropic Cormorant - Phalacrocorax brasilianus

Herons ( Ardeidae )
Great Egret - Ardea alba
Great Blue Heron - Ardea herodias
Green Heron - Butorides virescens

Ibises and Spoonbills ( Threskiornithidae )
White-faced Ibis - Plegadis chihi

Swans, Geese, and Ducks ( Anatidae )
Northern Shoveler - Anas clypeata
Blue-winged Teal - Anas discors
Mottled Duck - Anas fulvigula
Snow Goose - Chen caerulescens
Fulvous Whistling-Duck - Dendrocygna bicolor

Kites, Hawks, Eagles, and Allies ( Acciptridae )
Red-tailed Hawk - Buteo jamaicensis
Swainson's Hawk - Buteo swainsoni
Northern Harrier - Circus cyaneus

Falcons and Allies ( Falconidae )
Merlin - Falco columbarius

Rails, Gallinules, and Allies ( Rallidae )
American Coot - Fulica americana
Common Gallinule - Gallinula galeata

Plovers ( Charadriidae )
Killdeer - Charadrius vociferus

Stilts and Avocets ( Recurvirostridae )
Black-necked Stilt - Himantopus mexicanus

Sandpipers and Allies ( Scolopacidae )
Dunlin - Calidris alpina
Stilt Sandpiper - Calidris himantopus
Pectoral Sandpiper - Calidris melanotos
Least Sandpiper - Calidris minutilla
Ruff - Calidris pugnax
Long-billed Dowitcher - Limnodromus scolopaceus
Lesser Yellowlegs - Tringa flavipes
Greater Yellowlegs - Tringa melanoleuca

Tyrant Flycatchers ( Tyrannidae )
Eastern Kingbird - Tyrannus tyrannus

Swallows ( Hirundinidae )
Tree Swallow - Tachycineta bicolor

Wrens ( Troglodytidae )
Marsh Wren - Cistothorus palustris

Mockingbirds, Thrashers, and Allies ( Mimidae )
Northern Mockingbird - Mimus polyglottos

Shrikes ( Laniidae )
Loggerhead Shrike - Lanius ludovicianus

Brushfinches, Seedeaters, Sparrows, and Allies ( Emberizinae )
Song Sparrow - Melospiza melodia
Savannah Sparrow - Passerculus sandwichensis

American Blackbirds and Orioles ( Icteridae )
Red-winged Blackbird - Agelaius phoeniceus
Baltimore Oriole - Icterus galbula
Boat-tailed Grackle - Quiscalus major
Great-tailed Grackle - Quiscalus mexicanus

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