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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCharadrius melodus Ord, 1824 
AphiaID: 159125

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 editorCharadriidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCharadrius (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCharadrius Linnaeus, 1758
Sources  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]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordwergplevier  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpiping plover  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpluvier siffleur  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFlötenregenpfeifer  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (8 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (188 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (77 nucleotides; 8 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions Length: 7 1/4" (18 cm) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Caribbean, North America; Southern Canada to northeastern and central U.S. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Breeds from Newfoundland west to Alberta, and in the northern United States, and south on the Atlantic coast to Virginia. Winters along the coast from South Carolina to Texas and casually in the West Indies. [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Charadrius melodus
Charadrius melodus
Charadrius melodus
Charadrius melodus
Charadrius melodus
Charadrius melodus
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159125
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-27 09:47:05Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z  checked  Adriaens, Peter
  
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  Citation: Adriaens, P. (2014). Charadrius melodus Ord, 1824. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159125 on 2014-09-22
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