Purple Sandpiper (Calidris maritima)

Passage wader with a liking for seaweed covered rocks and reasonaby confiding. Often seen in company with Turnstones but with it's brighter orange legs and longer decurved bill, easily distinguished .......

Purple Sandpiper asleep Sheringham 11 10 10 IMG_2337

Purple Sandpiper asleep Sheringham 11 10 10  IMG_2337



Purple Sandpiper preening Sheringham 11 10 10 IMG_2373

Purple Sandpiper preening Sheringham 11 10 10 IMG_2373



Purple Sandpiper Sheringham 11 10 10 IMG_2383

Purple Sandpiper Sheringham 11 10 10  IMG_2383



Purple Sandpiper Sheringham 11 10 10 IMG_2420

Purple Sandpiper Sheringham 11 10 10  IMG_2420



Purple Sandpiper Titchwell 19 10 08 IMG_4461

Purple Sandpiper Titchwell 19 10 08  IMG_4461



Purple Sandpiper Titchwell 19 10 08 IMG_4506

Purple Sandpiper Titchwell 19 10 08  IMG_4506



Purple Sandpiper Titchwell 19 10 08 IMG_4531

Purple Sandpiper Titchwell 19 10 08  IMG_4531



Purple Sandpiper Titchwell 19 10 08 IMG_4543

Purple Sandpiper Titchwell 19 10 08  IMG_4543



Purple Sandpiper Titchwell 19 10 08 IMG_4409

Purple Sandpiper Titchwell 19 10 08 IMG_4409



Purple Sandpiper Titchwell 19 10 08 IMG_4397

Purple Sandpiper Titchwell 19 10 08 IMG_4397



Purple Sandpiper Titchwell 19 10 08 IMG_4454

Purple Sandpiper Titchwell 19 10 08  IMG_4454



Purple Sandpiper Titchwell 19 10 08 IMG_4529

Purple Sandpiper Titchwell 19 10 08  IMG_4529



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