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

Calidris alpina alpina (Linnaeus, 1758)

Images from the web

Quick facts

Threat status Europe Not evaluated (IUCN)
Natura 2000 sites 64 are designated for this species
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.

The main focus of the EUNIS species component is to provide relevant information about the European species protected by Directives, Conventions and Agreements. The species assessed in the European Red Lists prepared by the IUCN for the European Commission are also included.

See here what is Europe from a geographical point of view.

Other resources available below may have more information.

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

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
GR1110006 Greece DELTA EVROU Map
GR1110008 Greece PARAPOTAMIO DASOS VOREIOU EVROU KAI ARDA Map
GR1120004 Greece STENA NESTOU 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
GR1220009 Greece LIMNES KORONEIAS - VOLVIS, STENA RENTINAS KAI EVRYTERI PERIOCHI Map
GR1220011 Greece LIMNOTHALASSA EPANOMIS Map
GR1230004 Greece LIMNI PIKROLIMNI - XILOKERATEA Map
GR1260002 Greece EKVOLES POTAMOU STRYMONA Map
GR1260008 Greece TECHNITI LIMNI KERKINIS - OROS KROUSIA Map
GR1270013 Greece YGROTOPOI NEAS FOKAIAS Map
GR1320003 Greece LIMNI ORESTIAS (KASTORIAS) Map
GR1340001 Greece ETHNIKOS DRYMOS PRESPON Map
GR1340007 Greece LIMNI PETRON Map
GR2110004 Greece AMVRAKIKOS KOLPOS, LIMNOTHALASSA KATAFOURKO KAI KORAKONISIA Map
GR2230001 Greece LIMNOTHALASSA ANTINIOTI (KERKYRA) Map
GR2230003 Greece ALYKI LEFKIMΜIS (KERKYRA) Map
GR2230007 Greece LIMNOTHALASSA KORISSION (KERKYRA) KAI NISOS LAGOUDIA Map
GR2240001 Greece LIMNOTHALASSES STENON LEFKADAS (PALIONIS - AVLIMON) KAI ALYKES LEFKADAS Map
GR2310015 Greece DELTA ACHELOOU, LIMNOTHALASSA MESOLONGIOU - AITOLIKOU KAI EKVOLES EVINOU, NISOI ECHINADES, NISOS PETALAS, DYTIKOS ARAKYNTHOS KAI STENA KLEISOURAS Map
GR2440005 Greece KATO ROUS KAI EKVOLES SPERCHEIOU POTAMOU Map
GR2540006 Greece YGROTOPOI EKVOLON EVROTA Map
GR2550008 Greece LIMNOTHALASSA GIALOVAS KAI NISOS SFAKTIRIA Map
GR4110006 Greece LIMNOS, LIMNES CHORTAROLIMNI KAI ALYKI, KOLPOS MOUDROU ELOS DIAPORI KAI CHERSONISOS FAKOS, NISOS SERGITSI KAI NISIDES DIAVATES KOMPIOKASTRIA, TIGANI, KARKALAS, PRASONISI KAI THALASSIA PERIOCHI Map
GR4110007 Greece LESVOS PARAKTIOI YGROTOPOI KAI KOLPOS KALLONIS Map
GR4320009 Greece VOREIOANATOLIKO AKRO KRITIS Map
GR4320011 Greece DIONYSADES NISOI KAI THALASSIA ZONI Map
GR4340020 Greece LIMNI AGIAS (CHANIA) Map
GR4340022 Greece LIMNI KOURNA KAI EKVOLI ALMYROU Map
UK9004121 United Kingdom Firth of Tay and Eden Estuary Map
UK9004411 United Kingdom Firth of Forth Map
UK9005012 United Kingdom Upper Solway Flats and Marshes Map
UK9005081 United Kingdom Morecambe Bay Map
UK9005103 United Kingdom Ribble and Alt Estuaries Map
UK9005131 United Kingdom Mersey Estuary Map
UK9006011 United Kingdom Lindisfarne Map
UK9006111 United Kingdom Humber Estuary Map
UK9008021 United Kingdom The Wash Map
UK9009121 United Kingdom Stour and Orwell Estuaries Map
UK9009171 United Kingdom Benfleet and Southend Marshes Map
UK9009245 United Kingdom Blackwater Estuary (Mid-Essex Coast Phase 4) Map
UK9010081 United Kingdom Exe Estuary Map
UK9011011 United Kingdom Chichester and Langstone Harbours Map
UK9011051 United Kingdom Portsmouth Harbour Map
UK9012011 United Kingdom The Swale Map
UK9012021 United Kingdom Thames Estuary and Marshes Map
UK9012031 United Kingdom Medway Estuary and Marshes Map
UK9013011 United Kingdom The Dee Estuary Map
UK9015011 United Kingdom Burry Inlet Map
UK9015022 United Kingdom Severn Estuary Map
GR4210030 Greece DYTIKI RODOS: ORI ATTAVYROS & AKRAMYTIS, TECHNITI LIMNI APOLAKKIAS KAI NISIDES GEORGIOU, STRONGYLI, CHTENIES & KARAVOLAS Map
GR4210031 Greece NOTIO AKRO RODOU, PRASONISI, YGROTOPOS LIVADI KATTAVIAS Map
GR4210029 Greece ANATOLIKI RODOS: PROFITIS ILIAS - EPTA PIGES - EKVOLI LOUTANI - KATERGO, REMA GADOURA - CHERSONISOS LINDOU - NISIDES PENTANISA KAI TETRAPOLIS, LOFOS PSALIDI Map
GR4110010 Greece NOTIODYTIKI CHERSONISOS, APOLITHOMENO DASOS LESVOU Map
GR2540008 Greece NOTIA MANI Map
GR4220030 Greece DYTIKI MILOS, ANTIMILOS, POLYAIGOS KAI NISIDES Map
GR3000016 Greece YGROTOPOS SCHINIA Map
GR1110012 Greece SAMOTHRAKI: OROS FENGARI KAI PARAKTIA ZONI Map
GR2450009 Greece EVRYTERI PERIOCHI GALAXEIDIOU Map
GR1340008 Greece LIMNES ChEIMADITIDA KAI ZAZARI Map
GR1420015 Greece DELTA PINEIOU Map
GR4110013 Greece LESVOS: KOLPOS GERAS, ELI NTIPI KAI CHARAMIDA Map
UK9020287 United Kingdom Mersey Narrows and North Wirral Foreshore Map
UK9020326 United Kingdom Morecambe Bay and Duddon Estuary Map

Protected sites

Please note the site map takes a while to display.

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
European Environment Agency (EEA)
Kongens Nytorv 6
1050 Copenhagen K
Denmark
Phone: +45 3336 7100