WoRMS taxon details

Limosa Brisson, 1760

158963  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158963)

accepted
Genus
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Brisson, M.-J.; Dwight, J.; Laetvaerennydt; Martinet, F. N.; Tucker, M. B.; Vaernewyck. (1760). Ornithologie, ou, Méthode contenant la division des oiseaux en ordres, sections, genres, especes & leurs variétés : a laquelle on a joint une description exacte de chaque espece, avec les citations des auteurs qui en ont traité, les noms quils leur ont donnés, ceux que leur ont donnés les différentes nations, & les noms vulgaires. 5: 1-544., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/36294288
page(s): 262 [details]   
Description Size: medium large. Plumage: non-breeding grey; breeding darker above, rich chestnut below. Other characters: female larger...  
Description Size: medium large. Plumage: non-breeding grey; breeding darker above, rich chestnut below. Other characters: female larger than male; bill very long and recurved, longer in female; legs long, feet with small hind toe and small webs between middle and outer toes. <389> [details]
WoRMS (2021). Limosa Brisson, 1760. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158963 on 2021-07-25
Date
action
by
2005-05-27 09:47:05Z
created
2006-09-22 06:50:38Z
changed
Martinez, Olga

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original description Brisson, M.-J.; Dwight, J.; Laetvaerennydt; Martinet, F. N.; Tucker, M. B.; Vaernewyck. (1760). Ornithologie, ou, Méthode contenant la division des oiseaux en ordres, sections, genres, especes & leurs variétés : a laquelle on a joint une description exacte de chaque espece, avec les citations des auteurs qui en ont traité, les noms quils leur ont donnés, ceux que leur ont donnés les différentes nations, & les noms vulgaires. 5: 1-544., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/36294288
page(s): 262 [details]   

context source (Bermuda) Amos, E. J. R. (1991). A Guide to The Birds of Bermuda. 206 pp [details]   

basis of record Urban, E. K.; Fry, C. H.; Keith, S. (1986). The Birds of Africa, Volume II. <em>Academic Press, London.</em>  [details]   

additional source Neave, Sheffield Airey. (1939-1996). Nomenclator Zoologicus vol. 1-10 Online. [developed by uBio, hosted online at MBLWHOI Library]., available online at http://ubio.org/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Description Size: medium large. Plumage: non-breeding grey; breeding darker above, rich chestnut below. Other characters: female larger than male; bill very long and recurved, longer in female; legs long, feet with small hind toe and small webs between middle and outer toes. <389> [details]
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Japanese オグロシギ属  [details]