WoRMS banner

WoRMS RSS feed RSS
Add search provider Add provider
Twitter: Latest updates @WRMarineSpecies

WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhilomachus pugnax (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 159046

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapoda (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAves (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCharadriiformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorScolopacidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPhilomachus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPhilomachus Merrem, 1804
Sources  basis of record ITIS database, available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]

[show all]
Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Bulgarian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorБойник  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbrushane  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkemphaan  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorruff  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcombattant varié  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKampfläufer  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorלוחם  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcombattente  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgaidukas  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΜαχητής  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbrushane  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbrushane  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbrushane  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbatalion  [details]
Romanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBătăuş  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorтурухтанUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorили петушок (устар.)Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorили курухтанUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorили драчун  [details]
Scottish Gaelic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrufachán  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortogotnik  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcombatiente  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbrushane  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordövüşken kuşUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordovusken kus  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorТурухтанUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorколоводник-брижачUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorБрижач  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpibydd torchog  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Baltic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPolish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Djibouti
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDjibouti [details]
Eritrea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEritrea [details]
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (33 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (255 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (722 nucleotides; 69 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: male 28-31 cm, female 23-25 cm. Plumage: above dark brown with buffy-white edges to feathers giving scaly appearance; below white with slight mottling on flanks; rump and uppertail coverts dark with light oval patch on each side seen in flight; spring male and breeding female brighter and more distinctively patterned; male with barred erectile ruff. Immature more buff than adult. Bare parts: iris brown; bill stout at base, dark brown tinged orange; feet and legs bright orange or pinkish. Habitat: estuaries and inland waters. Palearctic migrant. <389><391><393> [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions Length: male 12" (31 cm), female 10' (25 cm) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North America [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Breeds from France and Norway, across Russia, and much of Siberia. Winters from the British Isles, southern Europe, and Central Asia south to southern Africa, southern Asia, and the East Indies. [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Philomachus pugnax
Philomachus pugnax
Ruff - Philomachus pugnax
Ruff - Philomachus pugnax
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159046
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-27 09:47:05Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z  checked  Adriaens, Peter
2011-04-27 09:01:37Z  changed  Adriaens, Peter
  
[Taxonomic tree] [Occurrence map] [Google] [Google scholar] [Google images]
  Citation: Adriaens, P. (2014). Philomachus pugnax (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159046 on 2014-07-11
  Creative Commons License The webpage text is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License