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This juvenile Red-necked Stint (Calidris ruficollis) was photographed at St. Paul Island, Alaska on August 20, 1992 by Paul Lehman. I feel this bird's juvenal plumage is towards the bright extreme and extremely fresh, as evidenced by the still-growing tertials (2nd-uppermost is the longest tertial, yet here it is still shorter than the uppermost tertial). Note especially the unusually dark ear coverts, the interrupted supercilium (much more pronounced on this individual than average for RNST), and the apparent lack of pale sides to the crown, such that the rear supercilium is sharply demarcated against the dark lateral crown:

 For comparison, here are three images of a RNST-like presumed SESA from Texas: