WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimosa limosa (Linnaeus, 1758)

159035  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159035)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: male 40-41 cm, female 50 cm. Plumage: above plain grey-brown; below whitish; head, neck and breast light brownish;...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: male 40-41 cm, female 50 cm. Plumage: above plain grey-brown; below whitish; head, neck and breast light brownish; pale superciliary line; white bar with black trailing edge in spread wing; rump white, tail band black; breeding bird mottled brownish above, head and chest reddish chestnut, flanks barred black, belly whitish. Bare parts: iris hazel to dark brown; bill long and straight, blackish with basal third or more orange-pink to pinkish; feet and legs greyish- or bluish-grey to blackish. Habitat: tidal mudflats and inland waters. Palearctic migrant. <389><391><393> [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution accidental shore bird from Eurasia, reported in Newfoundland  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution accidental shore bird from Eurasia, reported in Newfoundland [details]
Adriaens, P. (2011). Limosa limosa. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159035 on 2018-01-22

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2005-05-27 09:47:05Z
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2011-04-08 06:18:06Z
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basis of record Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

additional source Peterson, R.T. and V.M. Peterson. 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 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]   

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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] 

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 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: male 40-41 cm, female 50 cm. Plumage: above plain grey-brown; below whitish; head, neck and breast light brownish; pale superciliary line; white bar with black trailing edge in spread wing; rump white, tail band black; breeding bird mottled brownish above, head and chest reddish chestnut, flanks barred black, belly whitish. Bare parts: iris hazel to dark brown; bill long and straight, blackish with basal third or more orange-pink to pinkish; feet and legs greyish- or bluish-grey to blackish. Habitat: tidal mudflats and inland waters. Palearctic migrant. <389><391><393> [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution accidental shore bird from Eurasia, reported in Newfoundland [details]
 

LanguageName 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgjelëza e madhe bishtzezëUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgjelaci bishtzi  [details]
Bulgarian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorЧерноопашат крайбрежен бекас  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorstor kobbersneppe  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgrutto  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblack-tailed godwit  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbarge à queue noire  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUferschnepfe  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorלימוזה מצויה  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpittima reale  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorオグロシギ  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgriciukas  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΕυρωπαϊκή Λιμόζα  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsvarthalespove  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsvarthalespove  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsvarthalespove  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorszlamnik rycykUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrycyk  [details]
Romanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsitarul de mal  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorбольшой веретенник  [details]
Scottish Gaelic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorguilbneach earrdhubh  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorčrnorepi kljunač  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoraguja colinegra  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrödspov  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorçamur çulluğuUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcamur cullugu  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorГрицик великийUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorВеликий грицик  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrhostog gynffonddu  [details]