Calidris canutus


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  • noun

Synonyms for Calidris canutus

a sandpiper that breeds in the Arctic and winters in the southern hemisphere

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The birds present during the study period were the Two Banded Plover Charadrius falklandicus (Latham), the American Golden Plover Pluvialis dominica (Muller), the Red Knot Calidris canutus (Linnaeus), the Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes (Gmelin), the American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus Temminck, and the Kelp Gull Larus dominicanus (Lichtenstein).
Red Knots Calidris canutus rufa at their farthest south: an international expedition to Tierra del Fuego, Argentina, in February 1995.
Optimal fat loads and long-distance flights by migrating knots Calidris canutus, Sanderlings Calidris alba and turnstones Arenaria interpres.
The migration system of the Red Knot Calidris canutus rufa in the New World.