WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCharadrius alexandrinus Linnaeus, 1758

212611

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212611

accepted
Species
marine
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://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 15-17 cm. Plumage: above grey-brown;...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 15-17 cm. Plumage: above grey-brown; below white; forehead and band on hindneck white continuous with white superciliary line; breastband incomplete--dark patches at sides of chest only; breeding male with black bars at sides of chest, black frontal bar and black line through eye; chestnut cap; in non-breeding male and female brown replaces black, no chestnut in cap. Immature like adult but paler with buff markings on coverts. Bare parts: iris dark brown; bill black; eyering black; feet and legs dark grey to black. Habitat: beaches, lagoons, estuaries, tidal mudflats; inland water bodies. Palearctic migrant in north-eastern Africa, breeds along Red Sea. <389><391><393> [details]
Adriaens, P. (2011). Charadrius alexandrinus. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212611 on 2017-11-21

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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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://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   

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 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 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]   

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

context source (Schelde) Maris, T.; Beauchard, O.; Van Damme, S.; Van den Bergh, E.; Wijnhoven, S.; Meire, P. (2013). Referentiematrices en Ecotoopoppervlaktes Annex bij de Evaluatiemethodiek Schelde-estuarium Studie naar “Ecotoopoppervlaktes en intactness index”. Monitor Taskforce Publication Series, 2013-01. NIOZ: Yerseke. 35 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 15-17 cm. Plumage: above grey-brown; below white; forehead and band on hindneck white continuous with white superciliary line; breastband incomplete--dark patches at sides of chest only; breeding male with black bars at sides of chest, black frontal bar and black line through eye; chestnut cap; in non-breeding male and female brown replaces black, no chestnut in cap. Immature like adult but paler with buff markings on coverts. Bare parts: iris dark brown; bill black; eyering black; feet and legs dark grey to black. Habitat: beaches, lagoons, estuaries, tidal mudflats; inland water bodies. Palearctic migrant in north-eastern Africa, breeds along Red Sea. <389><391><393> [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Forms a superspecies with C. marginatus [details]
 

LanguageName 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorvrapuesi gushëbardhë  [details]
Bulgarian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorМорски дъждосвирец  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhvidbrystet præstekrave  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorstrandplevier  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsnowy ploverUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKentish plover  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgravelot à collier interrompu  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeeregenpfeifer  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorחופמי אלכסנדריUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorחופמי אלכסנדרוני  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfratino  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorシロチドリ  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorjuodakojis kirlikas  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΘαλασσοσφυριχτής  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhvitbrystlo  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhvitbrystlo  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkvitbrystlo  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsieweczka morska  [details]
Romanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPrundaşul de sărătură  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorМорской зуёкUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorморской зуек  [details]
Scottish Gaelic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfeadóigín chosdubh  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbeločeli deževnik  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorchorlitejo patinegro  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsvartbent strandpipare  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorakça cılıbıtUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorakca cılıbıtUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorakca cilibit  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorПісочник морський (Зуйок морський)Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorПісочник морськийUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorМорський пісочник  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcwtiad caint  [details]