Birds of Colombia

    CHARADRIIFORMES: Scolopacidae (Sandpipers, Snipes)  
Genus: Limosa (2 species, 4 worldwide)


Marbled Godwit
Marbled Godwit (Limosa fedoa fedoa) Rare/Accidental
Dry Tortugas National Park, Florida, USA  
   
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.


Hudsonian Godwit
Hudsonian Godwit (Limosa haemastica) Rare/Accidental
La Costa, Buenos Aires, Argentina  
   
Photograph by Gustavo Masuzzo   © All Rights Reserved.

Hudsonian Godwit
Hudsonian Godwit (Limosa haemastica) Rare/Accidental
Kogarah Bay, Sydney, Australia
  Non-breeding plumage.
   
Photograph by JJ Harrison     Copyright and usage info

Migrates from northern Canada and Alaska to the southern half or South America, and a vagrant in Europe and Australia. Darker than [Marbled Godwit].


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