Arenaria interpres

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Related to Arenaria interpres: Numenius phaeopus
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Noun1.Arenaria interpres - common Arctic turnstone that winters in South America and AustraliaArenaria interpres - common Arctic turnstone that winters in South America and Australia
turnstone - migratory shorebirds of the plover family that turn over stones in searching for food
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Arenaria interpres "vuelvepiedras" es comun tanto en las zonas fangosas en el borde del espejo de agua, en las pozas como en la zona de playa arenosa marina.
(2005) found that dominant ruddy turnstones (Arenaria interpres) utilized significantly greater amount of food where food resources were spatially clumped.
La familia Scolopacidae presento el mayor numero de especies migratorias, siendo sus representantes: Arenaria interpres, Calidris pusilla, limnodromus griseus, Numenius phaeopus y Tringa semipalmata.
All virus sequences were obtained from ducks and domestic geese, with the exception of a chicken in China and the following from birds in the United States: a turkey in Minnesota, a guinea fowl in Nebraska, and ruddy turnstones (Arenaria interpres) sampled in Delaware during 1995 and 2000.
Prevalence of AIV in ruddy turnstones (Arenaria interpres morinella) increased after arrival, peaked in mid-late May, and decreased prior to departure.