WoRMS taxon details

Charadrius wilsonia Ord, 1814

366844  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:366844)

accepted
Species
marine
WoRMS (2018). Charadrius wilsonia Ord, 1814. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=366844 on 2018-05-26
Date
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2008-08-27 08:12:42Z
created
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z
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basis of record Hayman, P., J. Marchant & T. Prater (1986). Shorebirds, An identification guide to the waders of the world, Christopher Helm, London. [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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Spelling Charadrius is a male name and wilsonia is a female name. So instead of wilsonia it probably ought to be wilsonius. There has been no publication, nor ICZN opinion suggesting this change (yet) [details]
 

LanguageName 
Dutch dikbekplevier  [details]
English Wilson's plover  [details]
French pluvier de Wilson  [details]
German Wilsonregenpfeifer  [details]