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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPluvialis squatarola (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 159137

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 editorPluvialis (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPluvialis Brisson, 1760
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/no_cache/dms/load/toc/?IDDOC=265100 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Bulgarian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorСребристопер дъждосвирец  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorstrandhjejle  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorzilverplevier  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgrey ploverUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblack-bellied plover  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpluvier argenté  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKiebitzregenpfeifer  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorחופמי מנומרUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorחופזי מנומר  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpivieressa  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorjūrinis sėjikas  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΑργυροπούλι  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortundralo  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortundralo  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortundralo  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsiewnica  [details]
Romanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorploierul argintiu  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorтулес  [details]
Scottish Gaelic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfeadóg ghlas  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorčrna prosenka  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorchorlito gris  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkustpipare  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgümüş yağmurcunUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgumus yagmurcun  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorСивка морська  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcwtiad llwyd  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Baltic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPolish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgium [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 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 (26 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (108 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (44 nucleotides; 42 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: 28-31 cm. Plumage: brownish grey mottled white or buff above, rump white; below white mottled grey or buff; chest dusky buff; dark ear coverts; diffuse dark eyeline; pale superciliary stripe; black axilaries diagnostic in all plumages. Breeding adult with face and underparts to belly black, broadly bordered all around from forehead down sides of neck and flanks white; crissum white. Immature like non-breeding adult, but browner above mottled with pale gold. Bare parts: iris dark brown; bill black; feet and legs grey. Habitat: coastal flats, estuaries, sandy beaches, rocky shores, sometimes inland water bodies. Palearctic migrant. <389><391><393> [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions Length: 11 1/2" (29 cm) [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Breeds in the Candian Arctic from Baffin Island to MacKenzie, and in northern Russia and Siberia, and on the islands to the north. Winters to the Atlantic coast of America from New Jersey to Brazil and on the Pacific coast from British Columbia to Chile. [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Pluvialis squatarola
Pluvialis squatarola
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Zilverplevier
Zilverplevier
Pluvialis squatarola
Pluvialis squatarola
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159137
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). Pluvialis squatarola (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159137 on 2014-07-29
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