ruddy turnstone

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ruddy turnstone

[′rəd·ē ′tərn‚stōn]
(vertebrate zoology)
Arenaria interpes. A member of the avian order Charadriiformes that perform transpacific flights during their migration.
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de muestras HA (1) APMV-1 IA Subtipo Phalacrocorax 90 0 - - - brasilianus Fulica ardesiaca 80 1 - + H12N5 Calidris alba 20 0 - - - Larus modestus 100 0 - - - Larus cirrocephalus 10 0 - - - Anas bahamensis 180 3 + - - Numenius phaeopus 130 0 - - - Anas cyanoptera 60 0 - - - cyanoptera Ardea alba 10 0 - - - Egreta thula 10 0 - - - Arenaria interpres 20 6 - + H12N5 Himantopus 30 0 - - - mexicanus Larosterna inca 30 0 - - - Sula v ariegata 10 0 - - - Gallinula chorlopus 80 0 - - - Haematopus 10 0 - - - palliatus Larus pipixcan 20 0 - - - Nicticora 10 0 - - - nicticorax Total 900 10 3 7 (1) Hemoaglutinacion
Lagopus lagopus, Arenaria interpres, Sterna paradisaea, and Motacilla alba) that have recently been observed to breed there (R.
M,+ B Arenaria interpres B + Br(+) Br B Calidris + - - - -