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Pectoral Sandpiper

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Calidris melanotos Scientific name
Charadriiformes Order
Scolopacidae Family
21 cm (Wingspan 46 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 21-23 days by both parents. Fledging 18-23 days. Clutch
Arthropods, worms, beetles, larvae crustaceans/molluscs & plant matter. Food  
  Habits
3037 - TSN: 176653 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

 Photo by Arthur Grosset © all rights reserved

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Pectoral Sandpiper Bernabe Lopez-Lanus Acambuco, Tartagal, Salta Argentina song XC51885

Video by John Chapple © all rights reserved

view photos Photo September 29, 2008 by sparkyfaisca © all rights reserved

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view photos Image by Ted Ardley September 30, 2008 © all rights reserved

Victoria, BC, Canada.

Pectoral Sandpiper by Ted Ardley.

 

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AKA:- Afrikaans: Geelpootstrandloper
Asturian: Mazaricu Americanu, Mazaricu Llargu
Bulgarian: Цветногръд брегобегач
Catalan: Corriol pectoral, Territ acuminat, Territ pectoral
Catalan (Balears): Corriol pectoral
Valencian: Territ acuminat
Czech: Jespák skvrnitý
Welsh: Pibydd cain
Danish: Stribet ryle
German: Graubruststrandläufer, Graubrust-Strandläufer
Greek: Θωρακωτή Σκαλίδρα, Πατσαλονεραλλίδι
Greek (Cypriot): Πατσαλονεραλλίδι
English: American Pectoral Sandpiper, Grass Snipe, Pectoral Sandpiper
Esperanto: striokalidro
Spanish: Alzacolita pectoral, Chorlo Pecho Gris, Correlimos de Patas Rojas, Correlimos pechirrayado, Correlimos Pectoral, Playerito, Playerito Pecho Gris, Playerito pectoral, Playero Manchado, Playero Pectoral
Spanish (Argentine): Playerito pectoral
Spanish (Chile): Playero pectoral
Spanish (Colombia): Playero Pectoral
Spanish (Costa Rica): Correlimos pechirrayado
Spanish (Dominican Rep.): Playerito, Playero Pectoral
Spanish (Honduras): Alzacolita pectoral
Spanish (Mexico): Playero Pectoral
Spanish (Nicaragua): Correlimos Pechirrayado
Spanish (Paraguay): Playerito pectoral
Spanish (Uruguay): Chorlo Pecho Gris, Playerito Pecho Gris
Spanish (Venezuela): Tin-Gϋin
Estonian: kiripugu-rüdi (kiripugu-risla), Kiripugu-rüdi e. kiripugu-risla
Basque: Territ pectoral
Finnish: Alaskansirri, Palsasirri
Faroese: Sjógrćlingur
French: Bécasseau ŕ poitrine, Bécasseau ŕ poitrine cendrée, Bécasseau tacheté, Bécasseau tachčte, Bécassine ŕ poitrine noire
Irish: Gobadán Uchtach
Guadeloupean Creole French: Dos rouge
Galician: Pilro peitoral, Territ pectoral
Guarani: Chululu'i
Manx: Looyran brollagh
Haitian Creole French: Bekasin fal nwa
Hebrew: חופית כהת חזה, חופית כהת־חזה, חופית כהת-חזה
Hungarian: Vándor partfutó, Vándorpartfutó
Icelandic: Rákatíta
Italian: Piro piro pettorale, Piro-piro pettorale
Inuktitut: Shigeriakjuk, Tweetwee-nyuak
Japanese: Ameri ka-uzura-shigi, amerikauzurashigi, Amerika-uzura-shigi, Amerikauzura-shigi
Japanese: アメリカウズラシギ
Greenlandic: Shigeriakjuk, Tweetwee-nyuak
Korean: 아메리카메추라기도요
Latin: Actodromas maculata, Calidris melanotos, Calidris melanotus, Ereunetes melanotos, Erolia melanotos, Pisobia maculata, Pisobia melanotos, Tringa maculata
Lithuanian: Raibakrutis begikas, Raibakrūtis bėgikas
Dutch: Americana Gestreepte Strandloper, Gestreepte Strandloper
Norwegian: Alaskasnipe
Polish: biegus arktyczny
Portuguese: batuíra-de-peito-listrado, Macarico de colete, Macarico-de-colete, maçarico-de-colete, pilrito peitoral, Pilrito-de-colete, Pilrito-peitoral
Portuguese (Brazil): batuíra-de-peito-listrado, Maçarico-de-colete
Romansh: rivarel puppen grisch, Rivarel puppengrisch
Russian: Dutysh, Дутыш, Кулик-дутыш - Дутыш
Slovak: Pobrežník škvrnitý
Slovenian: prekmorski prodnik, prekomorski prodnik
Swedish: Tuvsnäppa
Turkish: Çizgili Kumkuşu
Chinese: [ban-xiong bin-yu], [Meizhou jian-wei yu], 斑胸滨鹬, 斑胸濱鷸, 美洲尖尾濱鷸, 美洲尖尾鷸
Chinese (Taiwan): [Meizhou jian-wei yu], 美洲尖尾鷸

Range:-

Breeds USA:- Alaska, Canada & Russia:- Siberia.

Non breeding South America, Southern Asia, Austrailasia,

Regular vagrant to Western Europe.

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