Common sandpiper facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsCommon sandpiper
|Adult, Laem Pak Bia, Thailand
|Range of A. hypoleucos Breeding Non-breeding Passage Possibly extant (non-breeding) Possibly extant (passage)|
Tringa hypoleucos Linnaeus, 1758
The common sandpiper (Actitis hypoleucos) is a small bird in the genus Actitis.It is a migratory bird. During the summer months, it can be found all over Europe, in the winter months, it will spend its time around the Mediterranean and in nortthern Africa.
Images for kids
Common sandpiper Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.