Sandpiper, Sharp-tailed bird picturesSHARP-TAILED SANDPIPER
238. Pisobia aurita. 9 inches.
This species is blackish-brown above, feathers strongly edged with reddish brown, white below except the breast, which is reddish brown.
Fairly common in summer on the coast of Alaska; in winter supposed to migrate south wholly on the Asiatic side of the Pacific.