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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRecurvirostra Linnaeus, 1758 
AphiaID: 206181

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 editorRecurvirostridae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRecurvirostridae
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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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRecurvirostra americana Gmelin, 1789
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRecurvirostra andina Philippi & Landbeck, 1861
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRecurvirostra avosetta Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRecurvirostra novaehollandiae Vieillot, 1816
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Size: medium. Plumage: pied; wings long and pointed; outer primary longest. Other characters: neck longish; long, flattened, finely pointed, sharply up-curved bill with a lamellate structure; slit-like nostrils; long legs with deeply webbed anterior toes; webs notched; vestigial hind toe. <389> [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:206181
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1998-08-22 05:35:27Z  created  Depew, Lorna
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Recurvirostra Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=206181 on 2014-07-28
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