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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Calidris alpina Scientific name
Charadriiformes Order
Scolopacidae Family
17–21 cm (Wingspan  32–36 cm) Length
Marine intertidal, woodland, grassland & wetlands, marshes, bogs, lakes, pools. Between Range follow link Habitat
Altitude
Range
3-4 Eggs, laid in a hollow. Incubation 21–24 days by both parents. Fledging 18-21 days. Clutch
Arthropods, worms, beetles, larvae crustaceans/molluscs & plant matter. Food  
  Habits
3041 - TSN: 176661 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

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AKA:- Afrikaans: Bontstrandloper
Arabic: الطيطوى الداكنة, الطيطوى الداكنة رهيز
Asturian: Mazaricu
Azerbaijani: Qaradöş qumluq cüllütü
Belarusian: Вялікі кіркун
Bulgarian: Тъмногръд брегобегач
Breton: Ar sourouc'han boutin, Sourouc'han
Catalan: Corriol variant, Territ bec-llarg, Territ variant
Catalan (Balears): Corriol variant
Valencian: Territ bec-llarg
Czech: Jespák obecný
Welsh: Llwyd y tywod, Llygad yr ych, Pibydd rhuddgoch, Pibydd y mawn
Danish: Almindelig ryle
German: Alpenstrandlaeufer, Alpenstrandläufer
Greek: Λασπονεραλλίδι, Λασποσκαλίδρα
Greek (Cypriot): Λασπονεραλλίδι
Emiliano-romagnolo: Giurgiol
English: Black-breast, black-breast dunlin, Dunlin, Purre, Red-backed Sandpiper
Esperanto: bunta kalidro
Spanish: Correlimos Comun, Correlimos Común, Correlimos pechinegro, Dunlin, Playerito errante, Playerito vientre negro, Playero Buchinegro, Playero Dorsirrojo, Playero Dorso Rojo, playero dorso-rojo, Playero Espalda Colorada
Spanish (Argentine): Playerito errante
Spanish (Colombia): Playero Buchinegro
Spanish (Costa Rica): Correlimos pechinegro
Spanish (Dominican Rep.): Dunlin
Spanish (Mexico): Playero Dorsirrojo, playero dorso rojo, playero dorso-rojo
Spanish (Paraguay): Playerito vientre negro
Spanish (Venezuela): Correlimos
Estonian: Risla, Risla, rüdi, rüdi, soorüdi (soorisla), Soorüdi e. soorisla
Basque: Territ variant, Txirri arrunt, Txirri arrunta
Finnish: Suosirri
Faroese: Fjalllingur, Fjallmurra, Grćlingur
French: Bécasseau ŕ dos roux, Bécasseau variable
Irish: Breacóg
Gaelic: Graillig, Pollaireun, Pollaran
Galician: Pilro común, Territ variant
Guarani: Chululu'i
Manx: Breck ny Traie, Breckag hraie
Haitian Creole French: Bekasin vant nwa
Hebrew: חופית אלפינית
Croatian: Žalar Cirikavac
Hungarian: Havasi partfutó
Armenian: [Sevakhatsik Kttsar ], Սևախածի Ավազակտցար, Սևախածիկ Կտցար
Icelandic: Lóuţrćll
Italian: Piovanello pancianera
Inuktitut: Aiviukak, Saarfaarsuk
Japanese: hamashigi, Hama-shigi
Japanese: ハマシギ
Georgian: შავჩიჩახვა მექვიშია
Kazakh: Қаратєс құмдаыық
Korean: 민물도요
Cornish: Kyogh mor
Latin: Calidris alpina, Ereunetes alpina, Erolia alpina, Pelidna alpina, Tringa alpina
Lithuanian: Juodakrutis begikas, Juodkrūtis bėgikas
Latvian: Parastais šņibītis, Šinca šņibītis
Macedonian: Северен песочен (Обичен) свиркач
Mongolian: Хар элсэг
Malay: Kedidi Dunlin
Maltese: Beggazzina tat-Tiżż
Dutch: Bonte Strandloper, Bonte stranloper
Norwegian: Myrsnipe
Polish: biegus zmienny
Portuguese: pilrito comum, Pilrito-comum
Romansh: Rivarel alpin
Russian: Chernozobik, Чернозобик, Чернозобик (балтийский подвид)
Scots: Graillig, Pollaireun
Northern Sami: Jeaggecovzoš
Slovak: Pobrežník čiernozobý, Pobrežník obyčajný
Slovenian: spremenljivi prodnik
Albanian: Gjelëza gushëzezë
Serbian: obicni blataric, obični blatarić, prudnik cirikavac, Snežni žalar, Snežni žalar, prudnik cirikavac, Прудник цирикавац, Снежни жалар
Swedish: Kärrsnäppa
Thai: นกชายเลนท้องดำ
Turkish: Güney Kumkuşu, Kara Karınlı Kumkuşu, kara karynly kumkuşu, Karakarınlı kumkuşu, Kara-karınlı Kumkuşu
Tuvinian: Кара-боостаа
Ukrainian: Побережник чорногрудий , Чернозобик, Чорногрудий побережник
Vietnamese: Dẽ trán trắng, Rẽ trán trắng
Chinese: [bin-yu], [hei-fu bin-yu], 濱鷸, 黑腹滨鹬, 黑腹濱鷸
Chinese (Taiwan): [bin-yu], 濱鷸

Range:-  Breeds Arctic see Map Winters Africa, America, Europe, Asia.

Sub-species
Calidris alpina
Calidris alpina [pacifica or arcticola]
Calidris alpina actites
Calidris alpina alpina
Calidris alpina arctica
Calidris alpina arcticola
Calidris alpina centralis
Calidris alpina hudsonia
Calidris alpina kistchinski
Calidris alpina litoralis
Calidris maritima littoralis
Calidris alpina pacifica
Calidris alpina [pacifica or arcticola]
Calidris alpina sakhalina
Calidris alpina schinzii
 

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