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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCharadrius leschenaultii Lesson, 1826 
AphiaID: 212616

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 editorCharadriidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCharadrius (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCharadrius Linnaeus, 1758
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 
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]
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]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
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]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
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 editorIJzer Estuary [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 (8 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (55 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (2 nucleotides; 2 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: 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]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212616
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1998-07-17 10:53:12Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
1998-08-22 05:35:27Z  changed  Depew, Lorna
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z  checked  Adriaens, Peter
  
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  Citation: Adriaens, P. (2014). Charadrius leschenaultii Lesson, 1826. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212616 on 2014-08-23
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