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 - Red-necked Phalarope
 - Red-necked Phalarope

Red-necked Phalarope Phalaropus lobatus

Margaret A. Rubega, Douglas Schamel, and Diane M. Tracy
Version: 2.0 — Published January 1, 2000

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Figure 1. Distribution of the Red-necked Phalarope. - Range Map
  • Year-round
  • Migration
  • Breeding
  • Non-Breeding
Figure 1. Distribution of the Red-necked Phalarope.

Distribution of the Red-necked Phalarope in North and Central America. During winter, a few birds are observed irregularly within the areas enclosed by the dashed lines. This species largely winters along the Pacific coast of South America from northern Peru south to central Chile.

Recommended Citation

Rubega, M. A., D. Schamel, and D. M. Tracy (2000). Red-necked Phalarope (Phalaropus lobatus), version 2.0. In The Birds of North America (A. F. Poole and F. B. Gill, Editors). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bna.538