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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Five new species were recorded breeding (Arenaria interpres, Calidris acuminata, Limnodromus scolopaceus, Stercorarius parasiticus, and Asio flammeus), and 13 previously unrecorded species were observed during this study.
On a enregistre cinq nouvelles especes reproductrices (Arenaria interpres, Calidris acuminata, Limnodromus scolopaceus, Stercocarius parasiticus et Asio flammeus), et, au cours de l'etude, on a observe 13 especes qui n'avaient jamais ete relevees auparavant.
We documented five new breeding records (Arenaria interpres, Calidris acuminata, Limnodromus scolopaceus, Stercorarius parasiticus, and Asio flammeus) and observed 13 previously unrecorded species (Anas crecca, A.
Most surprising was our discovery of Arenaria interpres, which had not been observed breeding by Mikhel (1935) or Uspenskii et al.
(1962a, b) studied the area from mid-May to the end of June in 1960, but did not record several species (e.g., Lagopus lagopus, Arenaria interpres, Sterna paradisaea, and Motacilla alba) that have recently been observed to breed there (R.
glareola + - +(-) - + Xenus cinereus - - - - - Limnosa lapponica B - B?(-) M,+ B Arenaria interpres B + Br(+) Br B Calidris + - - - - tenuirostris