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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPhalaropus 
AphiaID: 137049

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapoda (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAves (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCharadriiformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPhalaropodidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPhalaropodidae
Sources  basis of record van der Land, J. (2001). Tetrapoda, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 375-376 (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhalaropus fulicarius (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhalaropus lobatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhalaropus tricolor Vieillot, 1819

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhalaropus fulicaria Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhalaropus fulicarius (Linnaeus, 1758)
Environment marine
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Size: small and slim. Plumage: breeding female more colourful than male; wings narrow and pointed; feathers thicker than in calidridine waders. Other characters: slender neck and small slender head; bill slightly shorter than head; legs relatively short; feet with long hind toe and basal webs and lobes on front toes. Female larger than male and sexual roles reversed. Expert swimmers; spin and dip in water. <389> [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137049
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Date   action   by
1998-08-22 05:35:27Z  created  Depew, Lorna
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  changed  van der Land, Jacob
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Phalaropus. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137049 on 2014-07-23
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