Photo of Animalia: Greater Yellowlegs (species: Tringa melanoleuca) (Gaia Guide)

Basic winter plumage

© Len Blumin

On the rocky shoreline of one of the water treatment ponds at Las Gallinas. The base of the Greater Yellowlegs' bill is dark gray, whereas the slightly shorter bill of the Lesser Yellowlegs is all black.

Photo taken on 16 Dec 2010

Photograph location coordinates are 38.03011:-122.50987.