Calidris Ferruginea


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Noun1.Calidris Ferruginea - Old World sandpiper with a curved bill like a curlewCalidris Ferruginea - Old World sandpiper with a curved bill like a curlew
sandpiper - any of numerous usually small wading birds having a slender bill and piping call; closely related to the plovers
Calidris, genus Calidris - a genus of Scolopacidae
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Growth, behaviour of broods and weather-related variation in breeding productivity of curlew sandpipers Calidris ferruginea.
A prominent species was the grey phalarope (two identified echoes, and additional flocks of this species, not tracked by radar, were recorded by observers on the ship), and other highly probable wader species involved in the migration stream were curlew sandpiper Calidris ferruginea and sanderling Calidris alba.