WoRMS taxon details

Tringa melanoleuca (Gmelin, 1789)

158967  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158967)

accepted
Species
marine
Not documented
Distribution North America; summer range extends from Labrador to Nova Scotia  
Distribution North America; summer range extends from Labrador to Nova Scotia [details]
WoRMS (2018). Tringa melanoleuca (Gmelin, 1789). Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158967 on 2018-10-20
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2005-05-27 09:47:05Z
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2011-04-08 06:18:06Z
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2011-04-27 09:01:37Z
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basis of record 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. <em>Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B.</em> 68: p. [details]   

additional source Peterson, R.T.; Peterson, V.M. (2002). A field guide to the birds of eastern and central North America. <em>Fifth Edition.</em> 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 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 Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Dimensions Length: 14" (36 cm) [details]

Distribution North America; summer range extends from Labrador to Nova Scotia [details]

Reproduction Breeds around bogs, ponds, and lakes in open woodlands across Canada north of settlement from Labrador and Newfoundland to British Columbia. Winters from the South Atlantic and Gulf States and from British Columbia and Oregon on the west coast to southern South America. [details]
 

LanguageName 
Dutch grote geelpootruiter  [details]
English greater yellowlegs  [details]
French grand chevalier  [details]
German großer Gelbschenkel  [details]
Lithuanian margasis tulikas  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål plystresnipe  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk plystresnipe  [details]
Polish brodziec piegowaty  [details]
Russian улит пестрый  [details]
Slovenian veliki rumenonogi martinec  [details]
Spanish archibebe patigualdo grande  [details]
Swedish större gulbena  [details]
Turkish büyük sarıbacak  [details]
Welsh melyngoes mawr  [details]