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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimicola falcinellus (Pontoppidan, 1763) 
AphiaID: 212621

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 editorScolopacidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLimicola (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLimicola Koch, 1816
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 
Bulgarian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorПлоскоклюн блатобегач  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkærløber  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbreedbekstrandloper  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbroad-billed sandpiper  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbécasseau falcinelle  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSumpfläufer  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorplokščiasnapis bėgikas  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΡαβδοσκαλίδρα  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfjellmyrløper  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfjellmyrløpar  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbiegus płaskodzioby  [details]
Romanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfugaciul de mlaştină  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorгрязовик  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorploskokljunec  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcorrelimos falcinelo  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormyrsnäppa  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsürmeli kum kuşuUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsurmeli kum kusu  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorПобережник болотяний  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpibydd llydanbig  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Baltic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPolish Exclusive Economic Zone [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]
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]
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 (9 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (38 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (8 nucleotides; 7 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: 16.5-17 cm. Plumage: above uniformly grey with paler edges to feathers; below white with some grey streaking on breast; head pattern with dark centre crown bordered by white double (forked) superciliary stripe; breeding bird darker with cream rather than pale grey edges to feathers. Immature much darker than non-breeding adult with more distinct pale markings on back and wings. Bare parts: iris dark brown; bill straight, downward kinked at tip, blackish or brownish horn, sometimes olive at base; feet and legs dark grey to dark brown sometimes tinged olive. Habitat: seashores, open mudflats, estuaries; some non-marine habitats near coast. Palearctic migrant. <389><391><393> [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212621
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1998-07-17 10:53:12Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z  checked  Adriaens, Peter
  
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  Citation: Adriaens, P. (2014). Limicola falcinellus (Pontoppidan, 1763). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212621 on 2014-04-24
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