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Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Aves > Order: Charadriiformes > Family: Scolopacidae > Genus: Limicola > Species: Limicola falcinellus

Broad-billed Sandpiper - Limicola falcinellus (Pontoppidan, 1763)

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Quick facts

  • Threat status Europe: Not evaluated (IUCN)
  • Protected by 3 international agreements
  • 100 Natura 2000 sites are designated for the species.
  • Natura 2000 code: A150

Distribution

The distribution map is currently disabled. A new map solution will soon become available. In the meantime, please consult other species distribution map providers listed in the Other resources panel below.

Threat and conservation status

IUCN Red List status of threatened species

The IUCN Red List threat status assesses the risk of extinction.

World

Least Concern

Europe

Not evaluated

EU

Not evaluated

IUCN Red List Category
Not Evaluated
Near Threatened
Regionally Extinct
Not Applicable
Vulnerable
Extinct in the Wild
Data Deficient
Endangered
Extinct
Least Concern
Critically Endangered

EU conservation status

Conservation status assesses every six years and for each biogeographical region the condition of habitats and species compared to the favourable status as described in the Habitats Directive. The map shows the 2013 assessments.

Natura 2000 sites

Protected in the following Natura 2000 sites

Sitecode Country Site name Action
DE2951401 Germany Unteres Odertal Map
DE3339402 Germany Niederung der Unteren Havel Map
DE3642401 Germany Rietzer See Map
EE0040001 Estonia Väinamere Map
FI0200036 Finland Paimionlahti Map
FI0200079 Finland Kokemäenjoen suisto Map
FI0200089 Finland Mietoistenlahti Map
FI0200151 Finland Preiviikinlahti (SPA) Map
FI0700043 Finland Koitajoen alue Map
FI0800054 Finland Petolahdenjokisuisto Map
FI0800056 Finland Vassorfjärden Map
FI0800135 Finland Närpiön saaristo Map
FI0900043 Finland Saarisuo-Valleussuo-Löytösuo-Hirvilampi Map
FI1100201 Finland Hailuoto, pohjoisranta Map
FI1100202 Finland Kirkkosalmi Map
FI1100203 Finland Isomatala-Maasyvänlahti Map
FI1100204 Finland Ojakylänlahti ja Kengänkari Map
FI1100600 Finland Hiastinlahti Map
FI1101402 Finland Tuuliaapa- Iso Heposuo Map
FI1102200 Finland Liminganlahti Map
FI1103000 Finland Kempeleenlahden ranta Map
FI1103200 Finland Akionlahti Map
FI1103802 Finland Ohtosensuo Map
FI1103804 Finland Soininsuo-Kapustasuo Map
FI1103808 Finland Tyräsuo Map
FI1103809 Finland Ruosuo-Isosuo Map
FI1103820 Finland Sotkajärvi ja Helkalansuo-Kalettomansuo Map
FI1103827 Finland Litokaira Map
FI1105201 Finland Säärenperä ja Karinkannanmatala Map
FI1105202 Finland Siikajoen lintuvedet ja suot Map
FI1106602 Finland Räkäsuo Map
FI1200208 Finland Juortanansalon alue Map
FI1300101 Finland Pallas-Ounastunturi Map
FI1300211 Finland Ivalojokisuisto Map
FI1300302 Finland Perämeren saaret Map
FI1300701 Finland Teuravuoma-Kivijärvenvuoma Map
FI1300904 Finland Luiron suot Map
FI1301315 Finland Koukkulanaapa-Palokivalo Map
FI1301404 Finland Joutsenaapa - Kaita-aapa Map
FI1301706 Finland Viiankiaapa Map
FI1302001 Finland Kevo Map
GR1110006 Greece DELTA EVROU Map
GR1130010 Greece LIMNES VISTONIS, ISMARIS - LIMNOTHALASSES PORTO LAGOS, ALYKI PTELEA, XIROLIMNI, KARATZA Map
GR1150001 Greece DELTA NESTOU KAI LIMNOTHALASSES KERAMOTIS KAI NISOS THASOPOULA Map
GR1220011 Greece LIMNOTHALASSA EPANOMIS Map
GR1340001 Greece ETHNIKOS DRYMOS PRESPON Map
GR2110004 Greece AMVRAKIKOS KOLPOS, LIMNOTHALASSA KATAFOURKO KAI KORAKONISIA Map
GR2320001 Greece LIMNOTHALASSA KALOGRIAS, DASOS STROFYLIAS KAI ELOS LAMIAS, ARAXOS Map
GR2320006 Greece ALYKI AIGIOU Map
IT2040022 Italy Lago di Mezzola e Pian di Spagna Map
ITA050001 Italy Biviere e Macconi di Gela Map
MT0000015 Malta L-Inhawi tal-Ghadira Map
PLB040003 Poland Dolina Dolnej Wisły Map
PLB220004 Poland Ujście Wisły Map
SE0210285 Sweden Ledskär Map
SE0710016 Sweden Långharsholmen Map
SE0710144 Sweden Mossaträsk Map
SE0710152 Sweden Stornäset Map
SE0820167 Sweden Muddus Map
SE0820619 Sweden Tavvavuoma Map
SKCHVU024 Slovakia Senianske rybníky Map
BG0000578 Bulgaria Reka Maritsa Map
IT2040042 Italy Pian di Spagna e Lago di Mezzola Map
FI0700149 Finland Kesonsuo ja Syväysjoki Map
BG0000270 Bulgaria Atanasovsko ezero Map
GR1150010 Greece DELTA NESTOU KAI LIMNOTHALASSES KERAMOTIS - EVRYTERI PERIOCHI KAI PARAKTIA ZONI Map
ITA050012 Italy Torre Manfria, Biviere e Piana di Gela Map
PLH040012 Poland Nieszawska Dolina Wisły Map
BG0002046 Bulgaria Yatata Map
GR1130009 Greece LIMNES KAI LIMNOTHALASSES TIS THRAKIS - EVRYTERI PERIOCHI KAI PARAKTIA ZONI Map
BG0000242 Bulgaria Zaliv Chengene skele Map
FI1300907 Finland Kemihaaran suot Map
PLH060045 Poland Przełom Wisły w Małopolsce Map
BG0002040 Bulgaria Strandzha Map
BG0000273 Bulgaria Burgasko ezero Map
PLH220033 Poland Dolna Wisła Map
BG0000621 Bulgaria Ezero Shabla - Ezerets Map
BG0000152 Bulgaria Pomoriysko ezero Map
ROSPA0053 Romania Lacul Bugeac Map
ROSPA0022 Romania Comana Map
ROSPA0015 Romania Câmpia Crişului Alb şi Crişului Negru Map
ROSPA0010 Romania Bistreţ Map
ROSPA0056 Romania Lacul Oltina Map
ROSPA0052 Romania Lacul Beibugeac Map
ROSPA0037 Romania Dumbrăviţa - Rotbav - Măgura Codlei Map
ROSPA0031 Romania Delta Dunării şi Complexul Razim - Sinoie Map
ROSPA0042 Romania Eleşteele Jijiei şi Miletinului Map
ROSPA0054 Romania Lacul Dunăreni Map
DE4639451 Germany Leipziger Auwald Map
DE4740451 Germany Rückhaltebecken Stöhna Map
DE4941451 Germany Eschefelder Teiche Map
DE4552451 Germany Biosphärenreservat Oberlausitzer Heide- und Teichlandschaft Map
DE4648452 Germany Teiche bei Zschorna Map
DE5145451 Germany Großhartmannsdorfer Großteich Map
BG0000154 Bulgaria Ezero Durankulak Map
BG0002050 Bulgaria Durankulashko ezero Map
BG0000156 Bulgaria Shablenski ezeren kompleks Map
BG0000271 Bulgaria Mandra - Poda Map
PLH040039 Poland Włocławska Dolina Wisły Map
GR3000016 Greece YGROTOPOS SCHINIA Map

Protected sites

Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Bécasseau falcinelle French Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Breedbekstrandloper Dutch Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Broad-billed Sandpiper English Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Correlimos Falcinelo Spanish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Fjellmyrløper Norwegian Direktoratet for Naturforvaltning
Gambecchio frullino Italian Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Jänkäsirriäinen Finnish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Myrsnäppa Swedish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Pilrito-falcinelo Portuguese Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Sárjáró Hungarian Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Sumpfläufer German Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
No synonyms available.

Other resources

CoL (accepted name) Catalogue of Life
EBCC Atlas of breeding birds European Bird Census Council's Atlas of Breeding Birds
EURing code:05140 European bird-ringing
EoL Encyclopedia of Life
Fauna Europaea Fauna Europaea
GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
ITIS (Valid name) Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI search National Center for Biotechnology Information
PESI (Accepted) Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure
Wikipedia Wikipedia
WoRMS World Register of Marine Species

External data

Population distribution from "Birds in Europe" editions 1 and 2

These publications present a thorough and detailed review of the conservation status of European birds. Based on detailed breeding and wintering population data collected in each country, the report provides a review of the population sizes and trends of Species of European Conservation Concern.

8 items found, displaying all items.1
Country Biogeographic region Min / Max (Units) Period Status Quality Source Published
Finland 5000/15000 (pairs) 1998-2002 Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Finland 10000/15000 (pairs) 1992 Breeding Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994-01-01
Norway 1000/1500 (pairs) 1999 Breeding Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Norway 200/1000 (pairs) 1990 Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994-01-01
Russian Federation 200/1200 (pairs) 1990-2000 Breeding Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Russian Federation 100/1000 (pairs) 1970-1990 Breeding Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994-01-01
Sweden 3000/4500 (pairs) 1999-2000 Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Sweden 3000/5000 (pairs) 1987 Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994-01-01
Source: BirdLife International

Population trends from "Birds in Europe" editions 1 and 2

These publications present a thorough and detailed review of the conservation status of European birds. Based on detailed breeding and wintering population data collected in each country, the report provides a review of the population sizes and trends of Species of European Conservation Concern.

8 items found, displaying all items.1
Country Biogeographic region Period Status Trend Quality Source Published
Finland 1990-2000 Breeding Decreasing : 15 % Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Finland 1970-1990 Breeding Small decrease of 20-49% Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994
Norway 1990-2000 Breeding Stable between 0% to 19% Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Norway 1970-1990 Breeding Stable, or change of less than 20% Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994
Russian Federation 1990-2000 Breeding Stable between 0% to 19% Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Russian Federation 1970-1990 Breeding Stable, or change of less than 20% Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994
Sweden 1990-2000 Breeding Unknown Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Sweden 1970-1990 Breeding Stable, or change of less than 20% Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 1 (1970-1990) 1994
Source: BirdLife International

Summary of derogations for species

EU member states are required to report derogations from protection efforts of species.

25 items found, displaying all items.1
Region From Until Justification Activity Impact
Bulgaria 2012-03-15 2013-12-31 The permit allows 200 individuals from each bird species to be caught and ringed. Capture (ringing) No impact
Severoiztochen 2010-03-23 2014-03-01 The permit allows 20 individuals per year from each species to be caught and ringed . Capture (ringing) no impact
Yugoiztochen 2010-03-23 2014-03-01 The permit allows 20 individuals per year from each species to be caught and ringed . Capture (ringing) no impact
Yugozapaden 2010-03-23 2014-03-01 The permit allows 20 individuals per year from each species to be caught and ringed . Capture (ringing) no impact
Yuzhen tsentralen 2010-03-23 2014-03-01 The permit allows 20 individuals per year from each species to be caught and ringed . Capture (ringing) no impact
Severoiztochen 2010-03-23 2014-03-01 The permit allows 20 individuals from each species to be caught and ringed annually. Capture (ringing) no impact
Yugoiztochen 2010-03-23 2014-03-01 The permit allows 20 individuals from each species to be caught and ringed annually. Capture (ringing) no impact
Yugozapaden 2010-03-23 2014-03-01 The permit allows 20 individuals from each species to be caught and ringed annually. Capture (ringing) no impact
Yuzhen tsentralen 2010-03-23 2014-03-01 The permit allows 20 individuals from each species to be caught and ringed annually. Capture (ringing) no impact
Severoiztochen 2010-03-23 2014-03-01 The permit allows 20 individuals from each species to be caught and ringed annually. Capture (ringing) no impact
Yugoiztochen 2010-03-23 2014-03-01 The permit allows 20 individuals from each species to be caught and ringed annually. Capture (ringing) no impact
Yugozapaden 2010-03-23 2014-03-01 The permit allows 20 individuals from each species to be caught and ringed annually. Capture (ringing) no impact
Yuzhen tsentralen 2010-03-23 2014-03-01 The permit allows 20 individuals from each species to be caught and ringed annually. Capture (ringing) no impact
Severen tsentralen 2009-06-08 2010-12-31 The permit allows 40 individuals from each species to be caught and ringed. Capture (ringing) no impact
Severoiztochen 2009-06-08 2010-12-31 The permit allows 40 individuals from each species to be caught and ringed. Capture (ringing) no impact
Yugoiztochen 2009-06-08 2010-12-31 The permit allows 40 individuals from each species to be caught and ringed. Capture (ringing) no impact
Yugozapaden 2009-06-08 2010-12-31 The permit allows 40 individuals from each species to be caught and ringed. Capture (ringing) no impact
Yuzhen tsentralen 2009-06-08 2010-12-31 The permit allows 40 individuals from each species to be caught and ringed. Capture (ringing) no impact
Severen tsentralen 2008-07-01 2008-12-31 Scientific researches. Capture (ringing) No impact
Severen tsentralen 2008-04-30 2008-12-31 Scientific researches. Capture (ringing) No impact
Severoiztochen 2008-04-30 2008-12-31 Scientific researches. Capture (ringing) No impact
Yugoiztochen 2008-04-30 2008-12-31 Scientific researches. Capture (ringing) No impact
Yugozapaden 2008-04-30 2008-12-31 Scientific researches. Capture (ringing) No impact
Yuzhen tsentralen 2008-04-30 2008-12-31 Scientific researches. Capture (ringing) No impact
Yugoiztochen 2008-02-01 2010-01-31 Scientific researches on the migration of birds. Capture (ringing) No impact

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