Red Phalarope

Phalaropus fulicarius - Phalarope à bec large

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Charadriiformes

  • Family
    :

    Scolopacidés

  • Genus
    :

    Phalaropus

  • Species
    :

    fulicarius

Descriptor

Linnaeus, 1758

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 22 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 37 à 40 cm.
  • Weight
    : 37 à 77 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Red Phalarope (Phalaropus fulicarius) is a species of bird in the Scolopacidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Phalarope à bec large,
  • Falaropo Picogruesa,
  • Falaropo-de-bico-grosso,
  • Thorshühnchen,
  • Laposcsőrű víztaposó,
  • Rosse Franjepoot,
  • Falaropo beccolargo,
  • Brednäbbad simsnäppa,
  • Polarsvømmesnipe,
  • lyskonoh ploskozobý,
  • lyskonoh ploskozobý,
  • Thorshane,
  • isovesipääsky,
  • Grysfraiingpoot,
  • escuraflascons becgròs,
  • Þórshani,
  • płatkonóg płaskodzioby,
  • platknābja pūslītis,
  • ploskokljuni liskonožec,
  • Плосконосый плавунчик,
  • ハイイロヒレアシシギ,
  • 灰瓣蹼鹬,
  • นกลอยทะเลสีแดง,
  • 灰瓣足鷸,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Wetlands (inland) : Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands, Tundra Wetlands (incl. pools and temporary waters from snowmelt) ; Marine Neritic : Pelagic, Subtidal Rock and Rocky Reefs, Subtidal Loose Rock/pebble/gravel, Subtidal Sandy, Subtidal Sandy-Mud, Macroalgal/Kelp, Seagrass (Submerged) ; Marine Oceanic : Epipelagic (0-200m), Mesopelagic (200-1000m) ; Marine Intertidal : Rocky Shoreline, Tidepools

Geographic range

Illustration

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