Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Aves > Order: Charadriiformes > Family: Scolopacidae > Genus: Xenus > Species: Xenus cinereus

Terek Sandpiper - Xenus cinereus Güldenstädt, 1775

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Least Concern (IUCN)
Protected by EU Birds Directive and 5 other international agreements
Breeding habitats
  • rivers and lakes
  • urban
Natura 2000 species code A167

Distribution

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Threat and conservation status

IUCN Red List status of threatened species

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

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

The EU conservation status is assessed for species mentioned in the EU Habitats Directive annexes. The EU Habitats Directive does not cover this species.

Natura 2000 sites

Protected in the following Natura 2000 sites

Sitecode Country Site name Action
ES0000400 Spain Arrozales de Palazuelo y Guadalperales Map
FR3110039 France Platier d'Oye Map
FR9310019 France Camargue Map
FR9312008 France Salins d'Hyères et des Pesquiers 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
GR1220005 Greece LIMNOTHALASSA ANGELOCHORIOU Map
GR1220010 Greece DELTA AXIOU - LOUDIA - ALIAKMONA - ALYKI KITROUS Map
GR1260008 Greece TECHNITI LIMNI KERKINIS - OROS KROUSIA Map
GR2110004 Greece AMVRAKIKOS KOLPOS, LIMNOTHALASSA KATAFOURKO KAI KORAKONISIA Map
GR4110007 Greece LESVOS: PARAKTIOI YGROTOPOI KOLPOU KALLONIS Map
IT3320037 Italy Laguna di Marano e Grado Map
IT3330005 Italy Foce dell'Isonzo - Isola della Cona Map
IT3330006 Italy Valle Cavanata e Banco Mula di Muggia Map
IT5170002 Italy Selva Pisana Map
IT6040015 Italy Parco Nazionale del Circeo Map
ITA070001 Italy Foce del Fiume Simeto e Lago Gornalunga Map
ITA090002 Italy Vendicari Map
ITA090006 Italy Saline di Siracusa e Fiume Ciane Map
ITA090013 Italy Saline di Priolo Map
PLB040003 Poland Dolina Dolnej Wisły Map
PLB220005 Poland Zatoka Pucka Map
BG0000270 Bulgaria Atanasovsko ezero Map
PLH220032 Poland Zatoka Pucka i Półwysep Helski Map
GR1130009 Greece LIMNES KAI LIMNOTHALASSES TIS THRAKIS - EVRYTERI PERIOCHI KAI PARAKTIA ZONI Map
GR4110004 Greece LESVOS: KOLPOS KALLONIS KAI CHERSAIA PARAKTIA ZONI Map
BG0002040 Bulgaria Strandzha Map
PLH220033 Poland Dolna Wisła Map
BG0000152 Bulgaria Pomoriysko ezero Map
ROSPA0031 Romania Delta Dunării şi Complexul Razim - Sinoie Map
BG0002050 Bulgaria Durankulashko ezero Map
BG0000156 Bulgaria Shablenski ezeren kompleks Map
BG0000271 Bulgaria Mandra - Poda Map
PLB160004 Poland Zbiornik Turawa Map
PLH040039 Poland Włocławska Dolina Wisły Map
AT1202V00 Austria March-Thaya-Auen Map

Protected sites

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Legal status

Legal text Annex Conditions More information
Directive 2009/147/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council, of 30 November 2009, on the conservation of wild birds (EU Birds Directive) (Tringa cinerea) http://ec.europa.eu/environm...rective/index_en.htm
Convention on the conservation of European wildlife and natural habitats (Bern Convention) (Tringa cinerea) http://www.coe.int/t/dg4/cul.../bern/default_en.asp
(Tringa cinereus) https://wcd.coe.int/ViewDoc....ckColorLogged=FDC864

Resolution No. 6 (1998) of the Bern Convention lists the species requiring specific habitat conservation measures [and the designation of Areas of Special Conservation Interest (ASCIs) forming for the Emerald network]
Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals. (Bonn Convention) (Migratory species of Scolopacidae) http://www.cms.int/
Agreement on the Conservation of African-Eurasian Migratory Waterbirds. Convention on Migratory Species of Wild Animals. (AEWA) http://www.migratoryspecies....ent/about-cms-family

http://www.unep-aewa.org/en/legalinstrument/aewa
Convention on the Protection of the Marine Environment of the Baltic Sea Area (Helsinki Convention) http://www.helcom.fi/action-areas/species-and-habitats

Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Andarríos de Terek Spanish EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Andarríos del Terek Spanish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Bargette de Térek French EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Chevalier bargette French Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Maçarico-sovela Portuguese Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Piro-piro Terek Italian Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Rantakurvi Finnish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Terek Sandpiper English Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Terekcankó Hungarian Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Terekia Polish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Terekija, peleka tilbite Latvian Latvian NRC
Terekklire Danish EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Terekruiter Dutch Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Tereksnäppa Swedish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Terekwasserläufer German Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Vodouš malý Czech Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Synonym Author
Terekia cinerea Mathews, 1917
Tringa cinerea Gülldenstädt, 1775
Tringa terek Latham, 1787

Other resources

EBCC Atlas of breeding birds European Bird Census Council's Atlas of Breeding Birds
EURing code:05550 European bird-ringing
EoL Encyclopedia of Life
Fauna Europaea search Fauna Europaea
GBIF search 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

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.

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Country Biogeographic region Min / Max (Units) Period Status Quality Source Published
Belarus 100/150 (pairs) 1997-2000 Breeding Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Finland 15/20 (pairs) 1998-2002 Breeding Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Latvia 0/10 (pairs) 1990-2000 Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Russian Federation 15000/80000 (pairs) 1990-2000 Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Ukraine 300/500 (pairs) 1990-2000 Breeding Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
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.

5 items found, displaying all items.1
Country Biogeographic region Period Status Trend Quality Source Published
Belarus 1990-2000 Breeding Increasing between 0% to 9% 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
Finland 1990-2000 Breeding Decreasing : 25 % 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
Latvia 1990-2000 Breeding Unknown Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Russian Federation 1990-2000 Breeding Fluctuating between 20% to 29% Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Ukraine 1990-2000 Breeding Increasing between 0% to 9% 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
Source: BirdLife International

Summary of derogations for species

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

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Region From Until Justification Activity Impact
Severovýchod 2013-12-12 2015-12-31 řádově jednotky jedinců (párů) poškozování stanovišť a rušení jedinců nevýznamné
Pohjois-Suomi 2013-05-01 2017-12-31 Pyydystettävien yksilöiden määrää ei ole mahdollista ennalta määritellä Capture (ringing) Ennalta arvioituna pyydystämisellä ei ole haitallisia populaatiotason vaiktuksia kohteena oleviin lajeihin
Pohjois-Suomi 2013-05-01 2017-12-31 Pyydystettävien yksilöiden määrää ei ole mahdollista ennalta määritellä Capture (ringing) Ennalta arvioituna pyydystämisellä ei ole haitallisia populaatiotason vaiktuksia kohteena oleviin lajeihin
Pohjois-Suomi 2013-04-01 2017-12-31 Rengastustoiminnassa kiinnisaatavien rantakurvien lukumäärää ei voi etukäteen tietää. Capture (ringing) Ei vaikutusta populaatioon.
Bulgaria 2012-03-15 2013-12-31 The permit allows 20 individuals from each bird species to be caught and ringed. Capture (ringing) No impact
Bulgaria 2012-03-15 2013-12-31 The permit allows 20 individuals from each bird species to be caught and ringed. Capture (ringing) No impact
Bulgaria 2011-04-01 2012-12-31 The permit allows 5 individuals from each bird species to be caught and ringed. Capture (ringing) No impact
Bulgaria 2011-04-01 2012-12-31 The permit allows 5 individuals from each bird species to be caught and ringed. Capture (ringing) No impact
Pohjois-Suomi 2011-03-24 2015-12-31 Kiinni saatavien lintujen lukumärää ei voi etukäteen tietää. Capture (ringing) Ei vaikuta populaatioon.
Bulgaria 2010-03-01 2011-12-31 The permit allows 20 individuals from each species to be caught and ringed. Capture (ringing) no impact
Bulgaria 2010-03-01 2011-12-31 The permit allows 20 individuals from each species to be caught and ringed. Capture (ringing) no impact
Pohjois-Suomi 2008-06-28 2008-07-31 Etukäteen ei voida tietää kuinka paljon lintuja saadaan kiinni regastusta varten /rengastettavaksi. Kiinni saatujen lintujen määrä riippuu mm. säistä, muuton onnistumisesta ja pesintöjen onnistumisesta. Deliberate disturbance during the period of breeding Toiminnalla ei ole vaikutusta rantakurvien populaatiokokoon, koska lintuja ei vahongoiteta, tapeta eikä vangita. Linnut otetaan kiinni vain rengastamisen ajaksi. Heti rengastamisen jäälkeen llinnut lasketaan takaisin vapauteen.
Pohjois-Suomi 2008-06-28 2008-07-31 Etukäteen ei voida tietää kuinka paljon lintuja saadaan kiinni regastusta varten /rengastettavaksi. Kiinni saatujen lintujen määrä riippuu mm. säistä, muuton onnistumisesta ja pesintöjen onnistumisesta. Capture (ringing) Toiminnalla ei ole vaikutusta rantakurvien populaatiokokoon, koska lintuja ei vahongoiteta, tapeta eikä vangita. Linnut otetaan kiinni vain rengastamisen ajaksi. Heti rengastamisen jäälkeen llinnut lasketaan takaisin vapauteen.
Pohjois-Suomi 2008-06-28 2008-07-31 Etukäteen ei voida tietää kuinka paljon lintuja saadaan kiinni regastusta varten /rengastettavaksi. Kiinni saatujen lintujen määrä riippuu mm. säistä, muuton onnistumisesta ja pesintöjen onnistumisesta. Deliberate disturbance during the period of breeding Toiminnalla ei ole vaikutusta rantakurvien populaatiokokoon, koska lintuja ei vahongoiteta, tapeta eikä vangita. Linnut otetaan kiinni vain rengastamisen ajaksi. Heti rengastamisen jäälkeen llinnut lasketaan takaisin vapauteen.
Pohjois-Suomi 2008-06-28 2008-07-31 Etukäteen ei voida tietää kuinka paljon lintuja saadaan kiinni regastusta varten /rengastettavaksi. Kiinni saatujen lintujen määrä riippuu mm. säistä, muuton onnistumisesta ja pesintöjen onnistumisesta. Capture (ringing) Toiminnalla ei ole vaikutusta rantakurvien populaatiokokoon, koska lintuja ei vahongoiteta, tapeta eikä vangita. Linnut otetaan kiinni vain rengastamisen ajaksi. Heti rengastamisen jäälkeen llinnut lasketaan takaisin vapauteen.
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