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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalidris ferruginea (Pontoppidan, 1763) 
AphiaID: 159049

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 editorCalidris (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalidris ferruginea (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCalidris Merrem, 1804
Sources  basis of record ITIS database, available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Bulgarian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorКривоклюн брегобегач  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkrumnæbbet ryle  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkrombekstrandloper  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcurlew sanspiperUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcurlew sandpiper  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbécasseau cocorli  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSichel-Strandläufer  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorחופית מגלית  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorriestasnapis bėgikas  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΔρεπανοσκαλίδρα  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortundrasnipe  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortundrasnipe  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbiegus krzywodzioby  [details]
Romanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfugaci roşcat  [details]
Scottish Gaelic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgobadán crotaigh  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsrpokljuni prodnik  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcorrelimos zarapitín  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorspovsnäppa  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkızıl kum kuşu  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorПобережник червоногрудий  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpibydd cambig  [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]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [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]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIJzer Estuary [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 (11 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (58 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (6 nucleotides; 6 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: 18-20 cm. Plumage: grey above with paler edges to feathers; face and sides of chest mottled grey; below and superciliary stripe white; upper tail-coverts all white; white wing-stripe; breeding bird above dark mottled chestnut and buff; below deep reddish chestnut; around bill and crissum white; transitional bird mottled chestnut below. Immature dark above with paler edges to feathers; pale cinnamon wash on breast. Bare parts: iris dark brown; bill longish and decurved near tip, black; feet and legs relatively long, greyish to olive brown. Habitat: sandy beaches, mudflats, coral shores; some inland pans and lakes. Palearctic migrant. <389><391><393> [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions Length: 8 1/2" (22 cm) [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Breeds in northern Siberia and winters from the British Isles and southern Eurasia south to South Africa, Australia and New Zealand. [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Curlew Sandpiper (Calidris ferruginea)
Curlew Sandpiper (Cali...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159049
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-27 09:47:05Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2010-04-20 08:41:36Z  changed  Decock, Wim
2010-09-09 08:18:14Z  changed  Appeltans, Ward
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z  checked  Adriaens, Peter
2011-04-27 09:01:37Z  changed  Adriaens, Peter
  
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  Citation: Adriaens, P. (2014). Calidris ferruginea. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159049 on 2014-12-18
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