Ruff Records

Ruff, also commonly called Ruff-and-Reeve, where Ruffs are males and Reeves are females.

321-01-2018 Ruff Bucks

Species: Ruff (Calidris pugnax)

Number of Individuals observed:  1

Date of Sighting:  8/3/2018

County :   Bucks

Location :  Penn-Warner Tract, Falls Township

GPS Coordinates:

Observer(s):  August Mirabella, Devich Farbotnik, Holly Merker, Ken Rieker

Date of Submission:  11/15/2018

Submitted by:  August Mirabella

Written Description:             Yes     Photo:            Yes     Specimen:     no   Recording:  no

eBird Checklist: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S48397051

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Posted in Accepted, Class I - Photograph, Completed

321-01-2017 Ruff Huntingdon

Species: Ruff (Calidris pugnax)

Number of Individuals observed:  1

Date of Sighting:  5/18/2017

County :   Huntingdon

Location :  Old Crow Wetland

GPS Coordinates:  40.488019, -78.036082

Observer(s):  Greg Grove, Deb Grove, Dave Kyler, Trudy Kyler, Dave Kerr, Rob Dickerson, Carl Engstrom, Jon Kauffman, Steve Schmidt, Eric Hartshaw

Date of Submission:  1/30/2018

Submitted by:  Greg Grove

Written Description: Yes                 Photo: Yes                  Specimen:     no   Recording:  no

Photos can be found in the following checklists:

https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S36973986

https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S36967295

https://ebird.org/pa/view/checklist/S36968775

https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S36964095

https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S36965700

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Posted in Accepted, Class I - Photograph, Completed

321-01-2015 Ruff Franklin

Species:  Ruff (Philomachus pugnax)

Number of Individuals:   1

Date of Sighting:   9/26/2015

County :    Franklin

Location :    Greencastle Reservoir

GPS Coordinates:  39.792504, -77.688986

Observer(s):   Mark Vaas, Ian Gardner, Geoff Malosh, Michael David, Dale Gearhart, Vern Gauthier

Date of Submission:   9/27/2015, 12/29/2015

Submitted by:  Mark Vaas, Ian Gardner, Michael David, Shannon Thompson, Geoff Malosh

 

Written Description:    Yes      Photo:     Yes    Specimen:         No              Recording:    No

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Posted in Accepted, Class I - Photograph, Completed

321-01-2012 Ruff

The committee accepted this record based on the photographs of the bird. This is the 5th Pennsylvania record and the first for Somerset County.

Ruff     Philomachus pugnax
Date of Sighting:  16 April 2012 to 16 April 2012
County : SOMERSET    Location : SOMERSET LAKE
Observer(s): Mike Lanzone
Date of Submission: 2012
Submitted by: Mike Lanzone
Written Description:  Yes     Photo: Yes        Specimen: No         Recording: No

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Posted in Accepted, Class I - Photograph, Completed

321-01-2011 Ruff

Ruff — near Fogelsville, Lehigh County; May 20, 2011. Photos by Dustin Welch. This female, known as a Reeve, was found by Billy Weber. Unfortunately, it left by late morning. This bird represents the 2nd record for Lehigh County.

This photo shows the distinctive ‘U’-shaped patch of white on the rump.

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Posted in Accepted, Class I - Photograph, Completed
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