Fernkloof Nature Reserve
Common name - Common Sandpiper, Gewone Ruiter, (Roberts 264)
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Description Smallish, dark bronzy brown above and on sides of chest, under-parts white, extending around bend and showing above folded wing. White eyebrow and a bill about as long as head. In flight shows white wing-bar and white outer tail-feathers. Forages in mud at edge of Lagoon and most other water bodies.
Usually solitary. Common summer visitor.
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