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Long-Billed Dowitcher Breeding in Alaska

Wilson C. Hanna
Publication Information
Journal: 
Condor
Volume: 
37
Issue: 
6 (November-December)
Section: 
From Field and Study
Year: 
1935
Pages: 
287

Long-billed Dowitcher Breeding in Alaska

Breeding records for the Long-billed Dowitcher (Limnodromus grisues scolopaceus) seem to be sufficiently scarce to make the following two sets of eggs worth recording. These are: no. 3606 in my collection, July 1, 1929, Wales, Alaska, four eggs collected by a native together with nest material and sent directly to me; and no. 5436, June 15, 1934, Meade River, Northern Alaska, four fresh eggs of the brown type, nest material, and parent bird, sent to me by Charles D. Brewer.

Wilson C. Hanna

Colton, California, September 9, 1935

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