Lesser Yellowlegs

Tringa flavipes - Chevalier à pattes jaunes

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Charadriiformes

  • Family
    :

    Scolopacidés

  • Genus
    :

    Tringa

  • Species
    :

    flavipes

Descriptor

Gmelin, JF, 1789

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 25 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 59 à 64 cm.
  • Weight
    : 85 à 114 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Lesser Yellowlegs (Tringa flavipes) is a species of bird in the Scolopacidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Chevalier à pattes jaunes,
  • Archibebe Patigualdo Chico,
  • Maçarico-de-perna-amarela / Perna-amarela-pequeno,
  • Kleiner Gelbschenkel,
  • sárgalábú cankó,
  • Kleine Geelpootruiter,
  • Totano zampegialle minore,
  • Mindre gulbena,
  • Gulbeinsnipe,
  • kalužiak žltonohý,
  • vodouš žlutonohý,
  • Lille Gulben,
  • keltajalkaviklo,
  • gamba groga petita,
  • Hrísastelkur,
  • brodziec żółtonogi,
  • mazais dzeltenstilbis,
  • mali rumenonogi martinec,
  • Желтоногий улит,
  • Trinil kaki-kuning,
  • コキアシシギ,
  • 小黄脚鹬,
  • 小黃腳鷸,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Shrubland : Boreal ; Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Seasonally Wet/Flooded ; Wetlands (inland) : Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands, Tundra Wetlands (incl. pools and temporary waters from snowmelt) ; Marine Coastal/Supratidal : Coastal Brackish/Saline Lagoons/Marine Lakes, Coastal Freshwater Lakes ; Artificial/Aquatic and Marine : Water Storage Areas (over 8ha), Wastewater Treatment Areas, Seasonally Flooded Agricultural Land

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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