WoRMS taxon details

Tringa Linnaeus, 1758

158966  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158966)

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Genus
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 Size: medium small to medium large waders; relatively slender. Plumage: above grey or dull brown; below whitish; tail barred;...  
Description Size: medium small to medium large waders; relatively slender. Plumage: above grey or dull brown; below whitish; tail barred; rump and back often white; wings long and pointed, upper wing uniform; tail square. Other characters: loud ringing calls; neck long; bill long and slender, straight or slightly recurved; legs long, pale or brightly coloured; feet with hind toe present, partial web between outer and middle toe and trace of web between middle toe and inner toe. <389> [details]
WoRMS (2018). Tringa Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158966 on 2018-04-22
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2005-05-27 09:47:05Z
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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 Urban, E.K., C.H. Fry & S. Keith (1986). The Birds of Africa, Volume II. Academic Press, London. [details]   

additional source  (ofHeteroscelus Baird, 1858) Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

basis of record  (ofHeteroscelus Baird, 1858) Woehler E.J. (compiler) 2006. Species list prepared for SCAR/IUCN/BirdLife International Workshop on Antarctic Regional Seabird Populations, March 2005, Cambridge, UK. (look up in IMIS[details]   
From other sources
Description Size: medium small to medium large waders; relatively slender. Plumage: above grey or dull brown; below whitish; tail barred; rump and back often white; wings long and pointed, upper wing uniform; tail square. Other characters: loud ringing calls; neck long; bill long and slender, straight or slightly recurved; legs long, pale or brightly coloured; feet with hind toe present, partial web between outer and middle toe and trace of web between middle toe and inner toe. <389> [details]
 



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Japanese クサシギキアシシギ [from synonym]  [details]