WoRMS taxon details

Calidris canutus (Linnaeus, 1758)

147433  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:147433)

accepted
Species
marine
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://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   
Description Length: 23-25 cm. Plumage: above grey with paler edges to feathers, below white mottled grey on flanks, breast, neck; rump...  
Description 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]

Distribution North America  
Distribution North America [details]
WoRMS (2018). Calidris canutus (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=147433 on 2018-08-16
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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://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   

basis of record Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

additional source Banks, R.C., R.W. McDiarmid, and A.L. Gardner. 1987. Checklist of vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Resource Publication No. 166. 79 p. [details]   

additional source Robbins, C. S. (1983). Golden field Guide to Birds of North America. Golden press. 360p. [details]   

additional source Grand Manan Whale and Seabird Research Station., available online at http://www.gmwsrs.org/main.htm [details]   

additional source Linkletter, L. E. (1977). A checklist of marine fauna and flora of the Bay of Fundy. Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B. 68: p. [details]   

additional source Peterson, R.T.; Peterson, V.M. (2002). A field guide to the birds of eastern and central North America. Fifth Edition. Peterson Field Guide Series. Houghton Mifflin Company. New York. 427 p. [details]   

additional source Squires, H.J. 1990. Decapod Crustacea of the Atlantic coast of Canada. Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 221. 532 p. [details]   

additional source Vanner, M. 2003. The encyclopedia of North American birds. Paragon Publishing. Bath. 383 p. [details]   

additional source Urban, E.K., C.H. Fry & S. Keith (1986). The Birds of Africa, Volume II. Academic Press, London. [details]   

additional source Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/145561.pdf [details]   

additional source King, C.M.; Roberts, C.D.; Bell, B.D.; Fordyce, R.E.; Nicoll, R.S.; Worthy, T.H.; Paulin, C.D.; Hitchmough, R.A.; Keyes, I.W.; Baker, A.N.; Stewart, A.L.; Hiller, N.; McDowall, R.M.; Holdaway, R.N.; McPhee, R.P.; Schwarzhans, W.W.; Tennyson, A.J.D.; Rust, S.; Macadie, I. (2009). Phylum Chordata: lancelets, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 431-554. [details]   

additional source Gallardo, J. C., V. Macías, and E. Velarde. 2009. Birds (Vertebrata: Aves) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1321–1342 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofTringa canutus (Linnaeus, 1758)) Huntley, B.; Webb, T. (1989). Migration: Species' Response to Climatic Variations Caused by Changes in the Earth's Orbit. Journal of Biogeography. 16(1): 5., available online at http://www.jstor.org/stable/2845307  [details]   

context source (HKRMS) HKBWS. (2013). Hong Kong Bird Report 2011. The Hong Kong Bird Watching Society.  [details]   

context source (Schelde) Maris, T.; Beauchard, O.; Van Damme, S.; Van den Bergh, E.; Wijnhoven, S.; Meire, P. (2013). Referentiematrices en Ecotoopoppervlaktes Annex bij de Evaluatiemethodiek Schelde-estuarium Studie naar “Ecotoopoppervlaktes en intactness index”. Monitor Taskforce Publication Series, 2013-01. NIOZ: Yerseke. 35 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description 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]

Dimensions Length: 10 1/2" (27 cm) [details]

Distribution North America [details]

Reproduction 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]

Reproduction breeds in countries around the Polar Circle [details]
 

LanguageName 
Bulgarian Голям брегобегач  [details]
Danish Islandsk ryle  [details]
Dutch kanoetstrandloperkanoetIjslandse strandloper  [details]
English red knotknot  [details]
French bécasseau maubèche  [details]
German KnuttIsländischer Strandläufer  [details]
Hebrew חופית להקנית *חופית להקנית  [details]
Icelandic raudbrystingur  [details]
Italian piovanello tridattilo  [details]
Japanese コオバシギ  [details]
Lithuanian islandinis bėgikas  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Κοκκινοσκαλίδρα  [details]
Norwegian polarsnipe  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål polarsnipe  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk polarsnipe  [details]
Polish biegus rdzawy  [details]
Romanian fugaciul mare  [details]
Russian исландский песочник  [details]
Scottish Gaelic cnota  [details]
Slovenian veliki prodnik  [details]
Spanish correlimos gordo  [details]
Swedish kustsnäppa  [details]
Turkish kırmızı göğüslü kumkuşukirmizi goguslu kumkusubüyük kumkuşubuyuk kumkusu  [details]
Ukrainian червоний побережникПобережник ісландськийІсландський побережник  [details]
Welsh pibydd yr aber  [details]