WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCharadrius leschenaultii Lesson, 1826

212616 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212616)
accepted
Species
marine
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 22-25 cm. Plumage: brown above...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 22-25 cm. Plumage: brown above including neck; white below; white forehead continuing into white superciliary stripe; brown breast band broken in non-breading adult; breast band in breeding birds chestnut and face mask dark brown contrasting with paler crown (some females lack mask and have incomplete breast band). Immature like non-breeding adult, but with paler edges to dorsal feathers. Bare parts: iris dark brown; bill heavy and black; feet and legs grey or greenish grey, tinged pink or yellow and extend well beyond tail in flight. Habitat: tidal flats, salt pans and estuaries. Palearctic migrant. <389><391><393> [details]
Adriaens, P. (2011). Charadrius leschenaultii Lesson, 1826. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212616 on 2017-11-22

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 King, C.M.; Roberts, C.D.; Bell, B.D.; Fordyce, R.E.; Nicoll, R.S.; Worthy, T.H.; Paulin, C.D.; Hitchmough, R.A.; Keyes, I.W.; Baker, A.N.; Stewart, A.L.; Hiller, N.; McDowall, R.M.; Holdaway, R.N.; McPhee, R.P.; Schwarzhans, W.W.; Tennyson, A.J.D.; Rust, S.; Macadie, I. (2009). Phylum Chordata: lancelets, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 431-554. [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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 22-25 cm. Plumage: brown above including neck; white below; white forehead continuing into white superciliary stripe; brown breast band broken in non-breading adult; breast band in breeding birds chestnut and face mask dark brown contrasting with paler crown (some females lack mask and have incomplete breast band). Immature like non-breeding adult, but with paler edges to dorsal feathers. Bare parts: iris dark brown; bill heavy and black; feet and legs grey or greenish grey, tinged pink or yellow and extend well beyond tail in flight. Habitat: tidal flats, salt pans and estuaries. Palearctic migrant. <389><391><393> [details]
 

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Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorørkenpræstekrave  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorwoestijnplevier  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgreater sand-ploverUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgreater sandplover Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgreater sand ploverUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgreat sand-plover  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWüstenregenpfeifer  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorחופמי חוף  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorオオメダイチドリ  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordidžiasnapis kirlikas  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΜεγάλος Ερημοσφυριχτής  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorørkenlo  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorørkenlo  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsieweczka pustynna  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordebelokljuni deževnik  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorchorlitejo mongol grande  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorökenpipare  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorçöl yağmurkuşuUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcol yagmurkusuUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbüyük cılıbıtUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbuyuk cilibit  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorПісочник товстодзьобийUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorЗуйок монгольський  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcwtiad y tywod mwyaf  [details]