Baird's Sandpiper

Calidris bairdii - Bécasseau de Baird

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Charadriiformes

  • Family
    :

    Scolopacidés

  • Genus
    :

    Calidris

  • Species
    :

    bairdii

Descriptor

Coues, 1861

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 17 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 36 à 40 cm.
  • Weight
    : 32 à 63 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Baird's Sandpiper (Calidris bairdii) is a species of bird in the Scolopacidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Bécasseau de Baird,
  • Correlimos de Baird,
  • Maçarico-de-bico-fino / Pilrito-de-bico-fino,
  • Bairdstrandläufer,
  • Baird-partfutó,
  • Bairds Strandloper,
  • Gambecchio di Baird,
  • Gulbröstad snäppa,
  • Gulbrystsnipe,
  • pobrežník plavý,
  • jespák dlouhokřídlý,
  • Bairdsryle,
  • eskimosirri,
  • territ de Baird,
  • Leirutíta,
  • biegus długoskrzydły,
  • garspārnu šņibītis,
  • vrtorepi prodnik,
  • Бэрдов песочник,
  • ヒメウズラシギ,
  • 白腹滨鹬,
  • 黑腰濱鷸,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Grassland : Tundra, Subtropical/Tropical Seasonally Wet/Flooded ; Wetlands (inland) : Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands, Permanent Freshwater Marshes/Pools (under 8ha), Permanent Saline, Brackish or Alkaline Lakes ; Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) : ; Marine Intertidal : Mud Flats and Salt Flats, Salt Marshes (Emergent Grasses) ; Marine Coastal/Supratidal : Coastal Brackish/Saline Lagoons/Marine Lakes, Coastal Freshwater Lakes ; Artificial/Aquatic and Marine : Irrigated Land (includes irrigation channels)

Geographic range

Illustration

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