WoRMS taxon details

Glareola Brisson, 1760

206753  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:206753)

accepted
Genus
marine
Not documented
Description Size: small. Plumage: long pointed wings; forked tail. Other characters: bill small with a wide gape; legs short, feet with...  
Description Size: small. Plumage: long pointed wings; forked tail. Other characters: bill small with a wide gape; legs short, feet with a hind toe; swallow-like in the air, plover-like on the ground.<389> [details]
WoRMS (2021). Glareola Brisson, 1760. Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=206753 on 2021-03-09
Date
action
by
1998-08-22 05:35:27Z
created
Depew, Lorna
2006-09-12 06:54:36Z
changed
Martinez, Olga

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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]   
From other sources
Description Size: small. Plumage: long pointed wings; forked tail. Other characters: bill small with a wide gape; legs short, feet with a hind toe; swallow-like in the air, plover-like on the ground.<389> [details]