1060. Limicola sibirica

1060. Subsp. Limicola sibirica.
Limicola sibirica, Dresser, P.Z.S. 1876, p. 674 ; Bogd. Consp. Av. Imp. Boss. p. 101 ; Tacz. F. O. Sib. O. p. 924 ; L. platyrhyncha (nec. Temm.), David and Oust. Ois. Chine, p. 470 ; Seebohm, B. Jap. Emp. p. 337 ; Sharpe, Cat. B. Br Mus. xxiv. p. 612, partim.
Male ad. (E. Siberia). Differs from L. platyrhyncha in having the upper parts more rufous, not so black, the feathers with tolerably broad pale margins. In winter dress similar to L. platyrhyncha.
Hab. The Southern Baikal, the shores of the Sea of Ochotsk ; Japan and China in winter.
This is merely an eastern race of our common Broad-billed Sandpiper, and does not differ from it in habits. Its nest and eggs are as yet unknown.

BookTitle: 
A Manual Of Palaearctic Birds
Reference: 
Dresser, Henry Eeles. A Manual of Palaearctic Birds. Vol. 2. 1903.
Title in Book: 
1060. Limicola sibirica
Book Author: 
H. E. Dresser
CatNo: 
1060
Year: 
1903
Page No: 
765
M_ID: 
4371
M_SN: 
Limicola falcinellus sibirica
Volume: 
Vol. 2
id: 
10994

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