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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalidris canutus (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 147433

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 editorScolopacidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCalidris (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalidris canutus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCalidris Merrem, 1804
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/no_cache/dms/load/toc/?IDDOC=265100 [details]

[show all]
Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Bulgarian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorГолям брегобегач  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIslandsk ryle  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkanoetstrandloperUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkanoetUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIjslandse strandloper  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorred knotUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorknot  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbécasseau maubèche  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKnuttUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIsländischer Strandläufer  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorחופית להקנית *Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorחופית להקנית  [details]
Icelandic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorraudbrystingur  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpiovanello tridattilo  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorislandinis bėgikas  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΚοκκινοσκαλίδρα  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpolarsnipe  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpolarsnipe  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpolarsnipe  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbiegus rdzawy  [details]
Romanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfugaciul mare  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorисландский песочник  [details]
Scottish Gaelic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcnota  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorveliki prodnik  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcorrelimos gordo  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkustsnäppa  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkırmızı göğüslü kumkuşuUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkirmizi goguslu kumkusuUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbüyük kumkuşuUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbuyuk kumkusu  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorчервоний побережникUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorПобережник ісландськийUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorІсландський побережник  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpibydd yr aber  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Baltic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPolish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Iceland
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIceland [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
Wadden Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWadden Sea [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (27 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (158 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (94 nucleotides; 53 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 23-25 cm. Plumage: above grey with paler edges to feathers, below white mottled grey on flanks, breast, neck; rump and slender wing stripe whitish; breeding bird above mottled chestnut and black, below bright rufous chestnut. Bare parts: iris brown; bill heavy, short, and sometimes slightly down-curved, black; feet and legs olive, short. Habitat: seashore, mudflats. Uncommon palearctic migrant. <389><391><393> [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions Length: 10 1/2" (27 cm) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North America [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Breeds in North America in northern Greenland, some of Canada's arctic islands, and Alaska, also on the islands north of Eurasia and in northern Siberia. Winters from southern New England on the Atlantic coast and southern California on the Pacific coast south to sothern South America. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction breeds in countries around the Polar Circle [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Calidris canutus
Calidris canutus
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Knot (Calidris canutus)
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:147433
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-03-15 08:44:51Z  created  Claus, Simon
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z  checked  Adriaens, Peter
  
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  Citation: Adriaens, P. (2014). Calidris canutus (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=147433 on 2014-12-21
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