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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalidris alba (Pallas, 1764) 
AphiaID: 159084

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)
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 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgjelaci i rërës  [details]
Bulgarian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorТрипръст брегобегач  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsandløber  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordrieteenstrandloper  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsanderling  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbécasseau sanderling  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSanderling  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorחופית לבנה  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsmiltinukas  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΛευκοσκαλίδρα  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsandløper  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsandløpar  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpiaskowiec  [details]
Romanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editornisipar  [details]
Scottish Gaelic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorluathrán  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpeščenec  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcorrelimos tridáctilo  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsandlöpare  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorak kum kuşuUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorak kum kusu  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorПобережник білийUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorПесчанка  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpibydd y tywod  [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]
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 (17 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (117 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (15 nucleotides; 9 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: 19-21 cm. Plumage: pale grey above, white below; grey patch on either side of breast; black shoulder; white bar in spread wing; rump white with grey centre stripe and greyish tail; shows partial breeding plumage of rufous above mottles darker. Bare parts: iris brown; bill black, stout; feet and legs black, no hind toe. Habitat: sandy coastal beaches, coral flats and, less often, mudflats and weedy rocky shores. Palearctic migrant. <389><391><393> [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions Length: 8" (20cm) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North America; southern Nova Scotia to the Gulf States [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Breeds in the arctic regions of Eurasia as well as in North America. In America it Breeds in Greenland, and on the arctic islands and adjacent mainland of Canada south to Southampton Island. Winters from southern New England on the Atlantic coast, and southern part of South America. [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Sanderling
Sanderling
Calidris alba
Calidris alba
Calidris alba
Calidris alba
Drieteenstrandloper
Drieteenstrandloper
Drieteenstrandloper
Drieteenstrandloper
Drieteenstrandloper
Drieteenstrandloper
Sanderling (Calidris alba)
Sanderling (Calidris a...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159084
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-27 09:47:05Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2010-09-09 08:18:14Z  changed  Appeltans, Ward
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z  checked  Adriaens, Peter
  
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  Citation: Adriaens, P. (2014). Calidris alba (Pallas, 1764). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159084 on 2014-08-20
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