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Black Turnstone

Black Turnstone sketch painting. Bird art drawing by illustrator Artmagenta
Black Turnstone

The black turnstone (Arenaria melanocephala) is a species of small wading bird. It is native to the west coast of North America and breeds only in Alaska.

Ruddy Turnstone

Ruddy Turnstone sketch painting. Bird art drawing by illustrator Artmagenta
Ruddy Turnstone
The Ruddy Turnstone (Arenaria interpres) have circumpolar distribution and in winter move as far south as to South African and the Australian coasts. It is thus common on coasts almost everywhere in the world.