Charadriidae


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Charadriidae

[kə·rə′drī·ə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
The plovers, a family of birds in the superfamily Charadrioidea.

Charadriidae

 

a family of birds of the order Charadriiformes. The family contains almost all the genera included in the suborder, for example, Charadrius, Vanellus, Haematopus, Numenius, Recurvirostra, Totanus, Tringa, and Rostratula. Of the 160 species, 75 are found in the USSR. Some ornithologists place the Haematopus, Ibidorhyncha, Rostratula, and Recurvirostra into a separate family.

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CHARADRIIDAE 1 Pluvialis squatarola 158 239 262 2 Charadrius semipalmatus 3 30 16 3 Charadrius wilsonia 11 32 23 4 Charadrius alexandrinus 15 6 3 5 Charadrius collaris 2 2 0 II.
Las familias Scolopacidae, Charadriidae y Parulidae son las que reunen el mayor numero de especies migratorias, aunque esto es relativo, ya que la mayoria de las aves migratorias presentan un curso estacional en los humedales, lo que dificulta conocer todas las especies que visitan un area determinada.
From May through October, 1998-2004, totals of 7,751 cloacal swabs and 503 fecal samples were collected from waterfowl (Anatidae) and shorebirds (Charadriidae and Scolopacidae), primarily at sites on the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta, Alaska Peninsula, Seward Peninsula, the North Slope, and the Aleutian Islands.
We observed flocks of unidentified shorebirds (Charadriidae or Scolopacidae spp.) along the mainland coastline and barrier islands from Cape Halkett to Brownlow Point.
2014), al igual que los Charadriidae y Scolopacidae (Torres 2006).
Del grupo de las aves acuaticas reportadas para Colombia, 49 especies son aves playeras conocidas como chorlos, playeros, ostreros, andarrios y becasinas, pertenecientes a cinco familias: Scolopacidae (36), Charadriidae (10), Burhinidae (1), Haematopodidae (1) y Recurvirostridae (1), de las cuales 37 especies son migratorias (75,5%) y 12 residentes (24,5%) (ARZUZA-BUELVAS & MORENO, 2006; RUIZ-GUERRA et al, 2008; RUIZ-GUERRA, 2012).
Analyses were performed for all species and separately for species of the Anatidae family (ducks, swans, geese) and waders (shorebirds of the families Scolopacidae and Charadriidae), which are essentially associated with wetlands or coastlines.
TABELA I ESPECIES DE AVES QUE PRESSAGIAM CHUVA SEGUNDO OS MORADORES DE COMUNIDADES RURAIS E FREQUENCIA DE CITACAO EM SOLEDADE -PB Nome do taxon Nome citado Tinamidae Nothura maculosa (Temminck, 1815) Corduniz Anatidae Dendrocygna viduata (Linnaeus, 1766) Marreca Especie nao identificada Pato-d'agua Podicipedidae Especie nao identificada Mergulhao Falconidae Herpetotheres cachinnans (Linnaeus, 1758) Acaua ou Caua Cariamidae Cariama cristata (Linnaeus, 1766) Sariema, Seriema ou Siriema Charadriidae Vanellus chilensis (Molina, 1782) Teteu Columbidae Colubina sp Rolinha Colubina minuta (Linnaeus, 1766) Rolinha-cambute Patagioenas picazuro (Temminck, 1813) Asa-branca Zenaida auriculata (Des Murs, 1847) Ribaca, Arribaca on Avoante Leptotila verreauxi (Bonaparte, 1855) e/ou L.
The population of waders Charadriidae at Danmarks Havn, Northeast Greenland, 1975.
Food habits and winter diet of Charadrius melodus (Charadriiformes: Charadriidae) in Boca Ciega, Tamaulipas, Mexico.