Greater Yellowlegs - Click To Enlarge

Greater Yellowlegs

I had no idea there was more than one type of Yellowlegs. I checked for the first time and found there is also a Lesser Yellowlegs.

Greater Yellowlegs - Click To Enlarge
Greater Yellowlegs – Click To Enlarge

The wings and neck of a Lesser have more streaks of a darker brown. Still, I wonder how many photographs I have been wrong on.

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Greater Yellowlegs – Click To Enlarge

 

 

 

 

 

 

3 thoughts on “Greater Yellowlegs”

    1. They can be fun to shoot. Just scurrying around in the surf. The small Sanderlings almost ignore people when on a empty beach. One ran right over me the other day.

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