WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPluvialis dominica (Müller, 1776)

159136

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159136

accepted
Species
marine
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 23-26 cm. Plumage: non-breeding adult...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 23-26 cm. Plumage: non-breeding adult greyish brown spotted golden above; conspicuous superciliary stripes golden yellow and extend well behind eyes; underparts lightly mottled greyish or brownish yellow; belly and crissum white. Breeding adult black spotted golden with more white than non-breeding. Immature resembles non-breeding adult, but more yellow with brown spots on flanks. Bare parts: iris brown; bill black; feet and legs slate grey. Habitat: marine shores and estuaries. Vagrant in WIO. <389><391><393> [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Caribbean, North America  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Caribbean, North America [details]
Adriaens, P. (2017). Pluvialis dominica (Müller, 1776). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159136 on 2017-11-20

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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 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]   

additional source Robbins, C. S. (1983). Golden field Guide to Birds of North America. Golden press. 360p. [details]   

additional source Grand Manan Whale and Seabird Research Station., available online at http://www.gmwsrs.org/main.htm [details]   

additional source Linkletter, L. E. (1977). A checklist of marine fauna and flora of the Bay of Fundy. Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B. 68: p. [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 Squires, H.J. 1990. Decapod Crustacea of the Atlantic coast of Canada. Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 221. 532 p. [details]   

additional source Vanner, M. 2003. The encyclopedia of North American birds. Paragon Publishing. Bath. 383 p. [details]   

additional source King, C.M.; Roberts, C.D.; Bell, B.D.; Fordyce, R.E.; Nicoll, R.S.; Worthy, T.H.; Paulin, C.D.; Hitchmough, R.A.; Keyes, I.W.; Baker, A.N.; Stewart, A.L.; Hiller, N.; McDowall, R.M.; Holdaway, R.N.; McPhee, R.P.; Schwarzhans, W.W.; Tennyson, A.J.D.; Rust, S.; Macadie, I. (2009). Phylum Chordata: lancelets, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 431-554. [details]   

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 Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

context source (HKRMS) Morton B. & Morton JE. (1983). The sea shore ecology of Hong Kong. Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press. [details]   

context source (RAS) Australian Antarctic Data Centre. , available online at https://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/biodiversity/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 23-26 cm. Plumage: non-breeding adult greyish brown spotted golden above; conspicuous superciliary stripes golden yellow and extend well behind eyes; underparts lightly mottled greyish or brownish yellow; belly and crissum white. Breeding adult black spotted golden with more white than non-breeding. Immature resembles non-breeding adult, but more yellow with brown spots on flanks. Bare parts: iris brown; bill black; feet and legs slate grey. Habitat: marine shores and estuaries. Vagrant in WIO. <389><391><393> [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions Length: 10 1/2" (27 cm) [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Breeds from Baffin Island in northern Canada to Alaska and eastern Siberia. Winters from Brazil to Argentina. In spring nearly all migrate west of Hudson Bay but in the fall a considerable part of the population move east to the Atlantic coast and fly from the Maritime Provinces or New England over the ocean to South America. [details]
 

LanguageName 
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAmerikansk hjejle  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAmerikaanse goudplevier  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlesser golden ploverUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAmerican golden plover  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpluvier bronzé  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAmerikanischer Goldregenpfeifer  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorחופזי קטן  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAmerikinis sėjikas  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkanadalo  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkanadalo  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsiewka szara  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorамериканская бурокрылая ржанка  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAmeriška prosenka  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorchorlito dorado americano  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAmerikansk tundrapipare  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAmerika altın yağmurcunuUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAmerika altin yagmurcunu  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorСивка домініканська  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcorgwtiad aur  [details]