The diet of Long-billed Curlew chicks is described for the first time. Five insect orders and one arachnid order were identified from nine stomach contents samples. Grasshoppers and carabid beetles were dominant prey items.
Redmond, Roland L. and Jenni, Donald A.
"Note on the diet of Long-billed Curlew chicks in western Idaho,"
Great Basin Naturalist: Vol. 45
, Article 11.
Available at: http://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/gbn/vol45/iss1/11