Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Aves > Order: Charadriiformes > Family: Scolopacidae > Genus: Calidris > Species: Calidris alpina alpina

Calidris alpina alpina (Linnaeus, 1758)

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Not evaluated (IUCN)
Valid parent species Calidris alpina
Breeding habitats
  • wetlands
Wintering habitats
  • sparsely vegetated land
Natura 2000 species code A672

The EUNIS species component has very limited information about this species.

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Distribution

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Threat and conservation status

This species has not yet been assessed for the IUCN Red List

Natura 2000 sites

Protected in the following Natura 2000 sites

Sitecode Country Site name Action
UK9020287 United Kingdom Mersey Narrows and North Wirral Foreshore Map

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Legal status

Not listed in legal texts

Common names and synonyms

The species has no common names
Synonym Author
Tringa alpina Linnaeus, 1758
Erolia alpina alpina (Linnaeus, 1758)

Other resources

CoL (accepted name) Catalogue of Life
EURing code:05121 European bird-ringing
Fauna Europaea search Fauna Europaea
GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
ITIS (Valid name) Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI search National Center for Biotechnology Information

External data

No external data sets available for this species
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