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    Default An easy one for ID - Bahrain

    A common wader ---Will show front at a later date - got fed up looking at the Little stint previous post
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    Kentish Plover?

    Colin

    P.S. Do YOU think that that previous thread was a little Stint?

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    Greater Sand Plover? due to the lack of contrast on the upper tail...

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    I agree, I think Greater Sandplover too. Wing length looks too long for Kentish?

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    Lesser SP? Kentish has white outer (4.-6.) tail feathers.
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    will have to make them harder in future but only one answer is right so far - will let it run a little longer before putting up the full ID image
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    OK - here is your bird - a Lesser Sandplover -
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