StintBody length: 13-15 cm
Russian: Белохвостый песочник
Mongolian: Темминкскийн элсэг
French: Becasseau de Temmink
Japanese: オジロトウネン (Ojiro-tonen)
Wing span: 34-37 cm
Migration: Apr.-May; Aug-Sep.
Global status: Least concern
Regional status: Least Concern
Food: Insects and their larvae as well as the
occasional plant matter.
Habitat: During migration they rest and feed
on open muddy and sandy shores of lakes, flood lands, marshlands, with short
vegetation, lake edges, river banks and artificial ponds in mountains, mountain
steppe, and forest steppe.