together with a Common snipe

together with a Common snipe
Species: Ruff   Calidris pugnax
Author: Lorenzo Vinciguerra
Sunday, March 31, 2019
Added to IBC: 3 Apr 2019 - 07:36
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Altitude (m): 
396 meters
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the moment the Ruff aproached the Snipe, the Snipe streched his neck and made himself higher. After the Ruff moved away the snipe went down to his normal position with a short neck

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Lorenzo Vinciguerra, IBC1575592. Accessible at

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Lorenzo Vinciguerra, IBC1575592. Photo of Ruff Calidris pugnax at Arbon, Switzerland. Accessible at

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