Calidris melanotos (Vieillot, 1819)

Vilas Boas da Frota, Angélica, Vitorino, Breno Dias, da Silva, Carolina Joana, Ikeda-Castrillon, Solange Kimie & Nunes, Josué Ribeiro da Silva, 2020, Birds of the Ramsar site Estação Ecológica de Taiamã and buffer zone, Pantanal wetlands, Brazil, Check List 16 (2), pp. 401-422 : 414

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.15560/16.2.401

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5468136

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/03B287DE-7C36-FFA6-FC89-FA84FA604C6A

treatment provided by

Marcus

scientific name

Calidris melanotos (Vieillot, 1819)
status

 

Calidris melanotos (Vieillot, 1819)

Figure 5D

Material examined. Tables 1, 2.

IDentificAtion. Individuals were observed foraging on mudflats with other scolopacid species. We identified C. melanotos by its brown, mixed with black-brown crown, neck, face, breast, and upperparts, white belly, and oliveyellow bill and legs ( Erize et al. 2006; Van Gils et al. 2018).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Aves

Order

Charadriiformes

Family

Scolopacidae

Genus

Calidris