Western sandpiper and its food items

Western sandpiper, with food items--worms, crustaceans, tiny bivalves, green slime--in circles surrounding the sandpiper image

Detailed Description

A western sandpiper (Calidris mauri) with some of the food items available in San Francisco Bay, CA, USA. Food items pictured include amphipods and copepods (small crustceans), bivalves, oligochaete worms, and biofilm.


Image Dimensions: 649 x 513

Date Taken:

Location Taken: US