whimbrel

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whim·brel

 (wĭm′brəl, hwĭm′-)
n.
A grayish-brown migratory shorebird (Numenius phaeopus) that breeds primarily in subarctic regions and has a long, downward-curving bill.

[Perhaps alteration of whimper (from its cry).]

whimbrel

(ˈwɪmbrəl)
n
(Animals) a small European curlew, Numenius phaeopus, with a striped head
[C16: from dialect whimp or from whimper, alluding to its cry]

whim•brel

(ˈʰwɪm brəl, ˈwɪm-)

n.
a curlew, Numenius phaeopus, of both the New and Old Worlds.
[1520–30; orig. uncertain]
Translations
pikkukuovi
kis póling
spói

whimbrel

[ˈwɪmbrəl] Nzarapito m
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minuta haya llegado a las lomas de Lachay por medio de alguna especie que circula entre el humedal de Santa Rosa y las Lomas de Lachay (como Numenius phaeopus L.
1,67 [+ or -] 2,89 3,6 Aves costeras Haemotopus palliatus 4,33 [+ or -] 4,04 16,0 Larus dominicanus 10,33 [+ or -] 3,51 38,3 Numenius phaeopus 2,67 [+ or -] 2,31 9,9 Haemotopus ater 0,67 [+ or -] 1,15 2,5 Pelecanus thagus 0,33 [+ or -] 0,58 1,2 Leucophaeus modestus 0,67 [+ or -] 1,15 2,5 Phalacrocorax brasilianus 0,67 [+ or -] 0,58 2,5 Muscisaxicola maclovianus Egretta thula 3,33 [+ or -] 4,16 12,3 Aphriza virgata 3,67 [+ or -] 4,73 13,6 Lessonia rufa 0,33 [+ or -] 0,58 1,2 Cinclodes sp.
La familia Scolopacidae presento el mayor numero de especies migratorias, siendo sus representantes: Arenaria interpres, Calidris pusilla, limnodromus griseus, Numenius phaeopus y Tringa semipalmata.
As an example, the whimbrel Numenius phaeopus,a similar-sized wader to the woodcock, is known to increase its daily food intake to 1.
de muestras HA (1) APMV-1 IA Subtipo Phalacrocorax 90 0 - - - brasilianus Fulica ardesiaca 80 1 - + H12N5 Calidris alba 20 0 - - - Larus modestus 100 0 - - - Larus cirrocephalus 10 0 - - - Anas bahamensis 180 3 + - - Numenius phaeopus 130 0 - - - Anas cyanoptera 60 0 - - - cyanoptera Ardea alba 10 0 - - - Egreta thula 10 0 - - - Arenaria interpres 20 6 - + H12N5 Himantopus 30 0 - - - mexicanus Larosterna inca 30 0 - - - Sula v ariegata 10 0 - - - Gallinula chorlopus 80 0 - - - Haematopus 10 0 - - - palliatus Larus pipixcan 20 0 - - - Nicticora 10 0 - - - nicticorax Total 900 10 3 7 (1) Hemoaglutinacion
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).
Curlew Numenius arquata and Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus appear especially numerous.
Puerto Pizarro, Tumbes: 2 inds, one feeding on mudflat, the other in flight together with 4 Numenius phaeopus.
haemastica (Linnaeus), I R Hudsonian godwit Numenius phaeopus (Linnaeus), I R whimbrel Phalaropus fulicarius (Linnaeus), I R red phalarope P.
Day and night feeding territoriality in willets Catoptrophorus semipalmatus and whimbrel Numenius phaeopus during the non-breeding season in the tropics.
Aislamiento del Paramyxovirus Aviar Tipo I en muestras de heces de aves silvestres de la laguna albufera "El Paraiso", Huacho, Lima Especie de ave silvestre Muestras (n) "Pools" (n) APMV-1 (n) Phalacrocorax sp 181 11 - Brasilianus sp Pelecanus thagus 75 7 - Calidris alba 40 4 - Calidris mauri 20 2 - Larus dominicanus 84 9 - Larus cirrocephalus 30 3 - Numenius phaeopus 10 1 - Oxyura ferruginea 115 12 2 Ardea alba 163 16 1 Sterna elegans 30 3 - Larus belcheri 10 1 - Plegadis ridgwayi 39 5 - Fulica ardesiaca 10 1 - Charadrius emipalmatus 20 2 Semipalmatus sp Larus melanocephalus 10 1 - Larus pipixcan 105 11 1 Total 942 90 4
Relationships between egg size, chick size at hatching, and chick survival in the Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus.