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Species profile—Calidris subruficollis (buff-breasted sandpiper)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Aves (birds) → Scolopacidae (Curlews, Sandpipers, Snipes and Godwits) → Calidris subruficollis (buff-breasted sandpiper)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Aves (birds)
Family
Scolopacidae (Curlews, Sandpipers, Snipes and Godwits)
Scientific name
Calidris subruficollis (Vieillot, 1819)
Common name
buff-breasted sandpiper
Type reference
Vieillot, L.P. 1819. Nouveau Dictionaire d'Histoire Naturelle, appliquée aux arts, à l'Agriculture, à l'Écomomie rurale et domestique, à la Médecine, etc. Par une société de naturalistes et d'agriculteurs. Nouvelle edition. Paris : Déterville Vol. 34.
WildNet taxon ID
41247
Synonym(s)
Tryngites subruficollis
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
Conservation significant
No
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil

Other resources

Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums (OZCAM)
Atlas of Living Australia

Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0
https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=getspeciesbyid&taxonid=41247

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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