Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos

Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos

The Common Sandpiper, Actitis hypoleucos, is a small wader. The Common Sandpiper breeds across most of Europe and Asia. It nests on the ground near fresh water. It migrates to Africa, southern Asia and Australia. This is a gregarious bird and is seen in large flocks.

Factsheet: Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos 


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