Wednesday, 30 November 2016

Order - Charadriiformes
Family - Scolopacidae (Sandpipers, Snipes, Phalaropes)
Little Stint
Calidris minuta

    Size : 12–14 cm; 17–44 g; Wingspan 28–31 cm

    (LC : Least Concern)
    Subspecies and Distribution
  • Monotypic. (Leisler, 1812, Hanau am Main, Germany)
    – N Scandinavia through S Novaya Zemlya and NW & NC Siberia to New Siberian Is and R Yana. Winters from Mediterranean and Africa through Arabian Peninsula and Persian Gulf E to Indian Subcontinent and Myanmar; small numbers in SE Britain and Madagascar.

Date : 26 November 2016
Location : Malim Nawar Wetland, Daerah Kampar, Perak

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