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Dunlin [pacifica, arcticola or hudsonia]

Calidris alpina [pacifica, arcticola or hudsonia] (= Calidris alpina pacifica) (Coues, 1861)




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Classification
Order:
  Charadriiformes
Family:
  Scolopacidae
Genus:
   Calidris
Scientific:
  Calidris alpina pacifica


Original description

Citation:
  (Coues, 1861)

Reference:
  Proc.Acad.Nat.Sci.Philadelphia p.189 Synonomy

Protonym:
  Pelidna pacifica

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/1683318


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  DE988A6E392C4972

Avibase ID:
  avibase-DE988A6E

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/DE988A6E


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 176663

Geographic range:

  • Calidris alpina arcticola: NW Alaska and nw Canada; winters e China, Korea and Japan
  • Calidris alpina pacifica: SW Alaska; winters in w US and w Mexico
  • Calidris alpina hudsonia: Central Canada; winters se US and e Mexico
English:
Dunlin [pacifica, arcticola or hudsonia]
French:
Bécasseau variable [pacifica, arcticola ou hudsonia]


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Dunlin [pacifica, arcticola or hudsonia] ( Calidris alpina [pacifica, arcticola or hudsonia])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Calidris alpina [pacifica, arcticola or hudsonia]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Calidris alpina [pacifica, arcticola or hudsonia]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Calidris alpina [pacifica, arcticola or hudsonia]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Calidris alpina [pacifica, arcticola or hudsonia]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Calidris alpina [pacifica, arcticola or hudsonia]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Dunlin [pacifica, arcticola or hudsonia] ( Calidris alpina [pacifica, arcticola or hudsonia])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Dunlin [pacifica, arcticola or hudsonia] ( Calidris alpina [pacifica, arcticola or hudsonia])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Dunlin [pacifica, arcticola or hudsonia] ( Calidris alpina [pacifica, arcticola or hudsonia])

Taxonomic status:

Species status: subspecies group (sometimes a species)

This taxon is a subspecies of Calidris alpina

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Other synonyms


English: Dunlin [pacifica, arcticola or hudsonia]
French: Bécasseau variable [pacifica, arcticola ou hudsonia]
Scientific: Calidris alpina [pacifica, arcticola or hudsonia], Calidris alpina pacifica, Pelidna pacifica
Slovak: pobrežník tichomorský

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