Purple Sandpiper

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Common Name Purple Sandpiper
Scientific Name Calidris maritima
Interest Level
4/5
Related Species Sandpipers
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Summary

An occasional winter vistor to rocky shores in Dorset.


 

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These contributors have submitted records for this species:

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Contributed By Records
Ian Ballam 2
Marcus Lawson 1
Pam Parsons 4
Phyl England 1
Retweet 1

These are some photographs of this species that have accompanied tweets from Twitter contributors. Click/tap a photo to see the original version.

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Purple Sandpipers on the rocks at a very cold,gloomy Portland Bill today. https://t.co/fsNPBN2Ghh
Tweet Date:
21/01/2017 - 22:00
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Always fun spending time with the Purple Sandpipers at Sandbanks even if the light is poor! https://t.co/Oa8lNU8nO4
Tweet Date:
21/02/2017 - 18:30
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Always fun spending time with the Purple Sandpipers at Sandbanks even if the light is poor! https://t.co/abrBTzUEqY
Tweet Date:
21/02/2017 - 18:30
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Still quite a few #purplesandpipers on the rocks in #LymeRegis today https://t.co/En94cuL4KQ
Tweet Date:
07/03/2017 - 17:30
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RT @fisherandbirder: Purple Sandpipers at Portland this week @PortlandBirdObs https://t.co/QogBH7VQ3v
Tweet Date:
31/03/2017 - 17:00
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The original tweets from which these records have been derived:

Record Datesort ascending Recorded at Recorded by Tweet
11/05/2017 - 19:00 Pam Parsons There were 4 sleepy Purple Sandpipers + 3 Turnstones showing today on The Cobb Lyme Regis. @NatureUK https://t.co/m8S2T2yGMc
02/05/2017 - 20:15 Pam Parsons 8 Purple Sandpipers,2 Dunlin, Sanderling + 7/8 Turnstones including this beautiful one on the Cobb rocks today Lyme… https://t.co/tn8kHgKTTs
03/04/2017 - 19:45 Pam Parsons Purple Sandpipers still showing on the rocks late afternoon today, Lyme Regis Dorset. https://t.co/BXak61HPC0
31/03/2017 - 17:00 Retweet RT @fisherandbirder: Purple Sandpipers at Portland this week @PortlandBirdObs https://t.co/QogBH7VQ3v
11/03/2017 - 09:45 Marcus Lawson 13 Purple Sandpiper and song-flighting petrosus Rock Pipit on Lyme Regis Cobb.
07/03/2017 - 17:30 Pam Parsons Still quite a few #purplesandpipers on the rocks in #LymeRegis today https://t.co/En94cuL4KQ
21/02/2017 - 18:30 Ian Ballam Always fun spending time with the Purple Sandpipers at Sandbanks even if the light is poor! https://t.co/Oa8lNU8nO4
21/02/2017 - 18:30 Ian Ballam Always fun spending time with the Purple Sandpipers at Sandbanks even if the light is poor! https://t.co/abrBTzUEqY
21/01/2017 - 22:00 Phyl England Purple Sandpipers on the rocks at a very cold,gloomy Portland Bill today. https://t.co/fsNPBN2Ghh
Name of species Purple Sandpiper
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