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Name in Spanish: Falaropo Tricolor
Scientific name: Steganopus tricolor
Taxonomic Family: Scolopacidae
Old scientific names: Phalaropus tricolor
Conservation status: Least Concern
Description: 23 cm (9"). Non-breeding have dark line through eye. Breeding male has redish part on neck. Breeding female has redish-brown band in upperparts.
Status in Puerto Rico: Accidental
Habitat: Shallow waters.
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