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Noun1.Calidris - a genus of ScolopacidaeCalidris - a genus of Scolopacidae    
bird genus - a genus of birds
family Scolopacidae, Scolopacidae - sandpiper family: sandpipers; woodcocks; snipes; tattlers; curlews; godwits; dowitchers
Calidris melanotos, pectoral sandpiper, jacksnipe - American sandpiper that inflates its chest when courting
Calidris canutus, grayback, greyback, knot - a sandpiper that breeds in the Arctic and winters in the southern hemisphere
Calidris Ferruginea, curlew sandpiper - Old World sandpiper with a curved bill like a curlew
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Changing balance between survival and recruitment explains population trends in Red Knots Calidris canutus islandica wintering in Britain, 1969-1995.
During migrations, Semipalmated Sandpipers Calidris pusilla foraged on intertidal amphipods during nighttime low tides (McCurdy et al.
Scolopacidae Actitis hypoleucos Common sandpiper Calidris minuta Little stint Philomachus pugnax Ruff Tringa glareola Wood sandpiper 35.
A northward contraction in the breeding range during the 20th century was recorded for dunlin Calidris alpina, Eurasian golden plover, dotterel Charadrius morinellus, whimbrel Numenius phaeopus, turnstone Arenania interpres and jack snipe Lymnocryptes minimus (Kurlavicius 2006).
Sabre Sabre Holdings has purchased Iceland-based Calidris ehf, a revenue integrity and business intelligence solutions company.
The current global economic climate presents a need for all airlines to keep costs down while we at Mercator have invested time and money in developing our portfolio to offer products whose concepts have been developed not only internally but externally with major industry players, such as Farelogix and Calidris.
Austrian Airlines has entered into an agreement with Calidris, a provider of business change management solutions to the global airline industry.
Calidris announced that British Airways has gone live with its Business Change Management solution, enabling British Air to create an Order Data Store combining customer information "from across the complete booking-to-fulfillment lifecycle in a single unified data layer.
Densities bird species (Local species: Larus dominicanus, Haematopus palliatus; Regional migratory shorebird: Charadrius falklandicus; Long range migratory shorebirds: Pluvialis dominica, Calidris canutus, Tringa flavipes) were higher inside oyster beds compared with similar zones without oysters, which may be the result of higher prey availability.
A re-evaluation of the numbers of migrant Semipalmated Sandpipers Calidris pusilla, in the Bay of Fundy during fall migration.
1993) employed sequences from the mtDNA D-loop region to demonstrate significant regional population structure in the dunlin, Calidris alpina, a long-distance migrant shorebird with Holarctic nesting distributions.