Great Knot

Calidris tenuirostris - Bécasseau de l'Anadyr

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Charadriiformes

  • Family
    :

    Scolopacidés

  • Genus
    :

    Calidris

  • Species
    :

    tenuirostris

Descriptor

Horsfield, 1821

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 28 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 58 cm.
  • Weight
    : 115 à 248 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Great Knot (Calidris tenuirostris) is a species of bird in the Scolopacidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Bécasseau de l'Anadyr,
  • Correlimos Grande,
  • Seixoeira-grande,
  • Großer Knutt,
  • nagy partfutó,
  • Grote Kanoet,
  • Piovanello siberiano,
  • Kolymasnäppa,
  • Sibirsnipe,
  • pobrežník tenkozobý,
  • jespák velký,
  • Storryle,
  • vuorisirri,
  • Grootknoet,
  • territ siberià,
  • Grátíta,
  • biegus wielki,
  • garknābja šņibītis,
  • tenkokljuni prodnik,
  • Большой песочник,
  • Kedidi besar,
  • オバシギ,
  • 大滨鹬,
  • นกน็อตใหญ่,
  • 大濱鷸〔姥鷸〕,

Habitat

Grassland : Tundra, Subarctic ; Marine Neritic : Estuaries ; Marine Intertidal : Sandy Shoreline and/or Beaches, Sand Bars, Spits, Etc, Mud Flats and Salt Flats ; Marine Coastal/Supratidal : Coastal Brackish/Saline Lagoons/Marine Lakes

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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