Photo Library >> The Red Knot and Long-Distance M ... >> Red Xanthoria Lichen, Olrik ...

Red Xanthoria Lichen, Olrik Fjord, North-West Greenland

Red Xanthoria Lichen, Olrik Fjord, North-West Greenland

Size Pixels Download
small 800 x 535 Download
medium 2200 x 1473 Download
original 3032 x 2031 Download
Uploaded 23 Dec 2012 by Peter Prokosch
Year: 2012 Taken by: Peter Prokosch
Red lichens are found in the Arctic tundra breeding habitats of the red knot sandpiper. With their reddish breeding plumage the birds are difficult to recognize in the vast tundra areas.
Downloads: 106     Rating: 2
  • One day old Red Knots (Calidris canutus iskandica), Thule, Greenland
  • Red Knots (Calidris canutus islandica) at Porsanger Fjord, Northern Norway
  • Red Knots (Calidris canutus islandica,) feeding at Porsanger Fjord, Northern Norway
  • Red Knots (Calidris Canutus) in Porsanger, Norway
  • Red Knot (Calidris canutus islandica), Thule, North-West Greenland
  • About 10 day old  Knot (Calidris canutus canutus), Taimyr, Siberia
  • Knot (Calidris Canutus), Föhr, Germany
  • Knot (Calidris canutus  canutus) breeding in high Arctic tundra during snow-storm, Sterlegova, Great Arctic Reserve, Taimyr, Northern Siberia, Russia