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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHimantopus himantopus (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 212609

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) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHimantopus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHimantopus Brisson, 1760
Sources  basis of record Urban, E.K., C.H. Fry & S. Keith (1986). The Birds of Africa, Volume II. Academic Press, London. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkalorësiUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfisnikorja këmbëkuqe  [details]
Bulgarian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorКокилобегач  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorstylteløber  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsteltkluut  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcommon stiltUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblack-winged stilt  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorechasse blanche  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorStelzenläufer  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorתמירון  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcavaliere d'Italia  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkojūkas  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΚαλαμοκανάς  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorstylteløper  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorstylteløper  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorstylteløpar  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorszczudłak zwyczajny  [details]
Romanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpiciorong  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorходулочник  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpolojnik  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcigüeñuela común  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorstyltlöpare  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoruzunbacak  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorХодуличникUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorКулик-довгоніг Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorДовгоніг  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhirgoes  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
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]
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 editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [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 editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [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 (15 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (195 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (24 nucleotides; 23 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
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 38 cm. Plumage: white with glossy black wings and back in male, less glossy in female; deep white V between wings; sometimes dark grey on crown of male, less so in female. Immature brown where adults black, sepia brown from crown to back and wings; extensive buff feather tipping. Bare parts: iris ruby red; bill black; feet and legs pinkish to red in adult, greyish pink in immature. Habitat: shallow waters of muddy creeks and estuaries or salt pans and inland waters. Resident, breeds in Africa, some palearctic migrants. <389><391><393> [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212609
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1998-07-17 10:53:12Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
1998-08-28 07:21:49Z  changed  Depew, Lorna
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z  checked  Adriaens, Peter
  
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  Citation: Adriaens, P. (2014). Himantopus himantopus (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212609 on 2014-07-25
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