WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalidris minuta (Leisler, 1812)

212600  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212600)

accepted
Species
marine
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 13-15 cm. Plumage: above grey with...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 13-15 cm. Plumage: above grey with paler grey edges to feathers; below white with speckling on breast which may encircle entire breast; paler V may be present at edge of mantle; breeding plumage above dark brown edged rufous and tipped white; foreneck and upper breast spotted brown and washed rufous. Immature like adult but with tawny- or buff-edged dorsal feathers. Bare parts: iris dark brown; bill short and fine, black; feet and legs black. Habitat: lagoons, saltpans, mudflats; inland waters. Palearctic migrant. <389><391><393> [details]
Adriaens, P. (2011). Calidris minuta (Leisler, 1812). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212600 on 2017-12-15

Date
action
by
1998-07-17 10:53:12Z
created
1998-08-22 05:35:27Z
changed
Depew, Lorna
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z
checked

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basis of record Urban, E.K., C.H. Fry & S. Keith (1986). The Birds of Africa, Volume II. Academic Press, London. [details]   

additional source Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/145561.pdf [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

context source (HKRMS) HKBWS. (2013). Hong Kong Bird Report 2011. The Hong Kong Bird Watching Society.  [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 13-15 cm. Plumage: above grey with paler grey edges to feathers; below white with speckling on breast which may encircle entire breast; paler V may be present at edge of mantle; breeding plumage above dark brown edged rufous and tipped white; foreneck and upper breast spotted brown and washed rufous. Immature like adult but with tawny- or buff-edged dorsal feathers. Bare parts: iris dark brown; bill short and fine, black; feet and legs black. Habitat: lagoons, saltpans, mudflats; inland waters. Palearctic migrant. <389><391><393> [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Forms a super species with C. ruficollis [details]
 

LanguageName 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgjelaci i vogël  [details]
Bulgarian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorМалък брегобегач  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordværgryle  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkleine strandloper  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlittle stint  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbécasseau minute  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorZwergstrandläufer  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorחופית קטנה  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorヨーロッパトウネン  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormažasis bėgikas  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΚοινή Νανοσκαλίδρα  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordvergsnipe  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordvergsnipe  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbiegus malutki  [details]
Romanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfugaci mic  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormali prodnik  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcorrelimos menudo  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsmåsnäppa  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorküçük kum kuşuUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkucuk kum kusu  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorПобережник малий  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpibydd bach  [details]