WoRMS taxon details

Limosa Brisson, 1760

158963  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158963)

accepted
Genus
Not documented
Description Size: medium large. Plumage: non-breeding grey; breeding darker above, rich chestnut below. Other characters: female larger...  
Description Size: medium large. Plumage: non-breeding grey; breeding darker above, rich chestnut below. Other characters: female larger than male; bill very long and recurved, longer in female; legs long, feet with small hind toe and small webs between middle and outer toes. <389> [details]
WoRMS (2018). Limosa Brisson, 1760. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158963 on 2018-07-21
Date
action
by
2005-05-27 09:47:05Z
created
2006-09-22 06:50:38Z
changed
Martinez, Olga

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

additional source Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Description Size: medium large. Plumage: non-breeding grey; breeding darker above, rich chestnut below. Other characters: female larger than male; bill very long and recurved, longer in female; legs long, feet with small hind toe and small webs between middle and outer toes. <389> [details]
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Japanese オグロシギ  [details]