GREATER YELLOWLEGS (Tringa melanoleuca)
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND
1984 San Clemente Island: “GREATER YELLOWLEGS (Tringa melanoleuca). Four records: apparently the same bird 12, 17, 18 Oct 1979 (Howard Ferguson); two 1 Oct 1980 (Elizabeth Cooper, Howard Ferguson, Paul Jorgenson); one 21 Apr 1981 (William Everett, Howard Ferguson); one 13 May 1981 (Howard Ferguson, Barry Jones). ” Recovery Plan for the endangered and threatened species of the California Channel Islands published by U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, Portland, Oregon 1984.
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND
|Santa Cruz Island||Joseph Mailliard & John W. Mailliard||CAS||May 1, 1898||CAS-43993||Tringa melanoleuca||Birds|
SANTA ROSA ISLAND
1927 Santa Rosa Island: “Totanus melanoleucus. Greater Yellow-legs. A single bird was seen by Carriger and DeGroot on the sea-shore on April 3.” [“Through the generosity of Mr. Silsby M. Spalding who placed at our disposal his splendid cruiser Padariva I the writer accompanied by H. W. Carriger, Dudley DeGroot and 0. W. Howard was enabled to spend the period from March 25 to April 5, 1927, inclusive, among the Channel Islands off the coast of southern California.”]
Pemberton, J. R. Additions to the known avifauna of the Santa Barbara Islands The Condor 30(2):144-148, March-April 1928