Calidris canutus

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Noun1.Calidris canutus - a sandpiper that breeds in the Arctic and winters in the southern hemisphereCalidris canutus - a sandpiper that breeds in the Arctic and winters in the southern hemisphere
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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The estuary plays a key role as feeding and roosting site for several Nearctic birds (Calidris fuscicollis, Limosa haemastica, Calidris canutus, among others) as well as Patagonian species, such as Charadrius falklandicus, Haematopus leucopodus, and Pluvianellus socialis (Ferrari et al., 2002).
Hernandez MA (2007) Ecologia Trofica del Playero Rojizo (Calidris canutus rufa), Playero de Rabadilla Blanca (Calidris fuscicollisj y Playero Blanco (Calidris alba) en Peninsula Valdes.
The effects of daily weather variation on foraging and responsiveness to disturbance in overwintering red knot Calidris canutus. Ardea, 90:229-237.
Survival of the fattest: body stores on migration and survival in red knots Calidris canutus islandica.
A new species of the genus Avenzoaria Oudemans, 1905 (Acari: Avenzoariidae) from the red knot, Calidris canutus (Aves: Charadriiformes).
Two sets of eggs of the Red Knot (Calidris canutus) and 60 marine teleost fish, most of which were collected by M.C.
The red knot (Calidris canutus) has one of the longest migrations of any bird, travelling nearly 10,000 miles each spring and fall between its summer breeding range in the Arctic to the winter range in southern Chile and Argentina.
Annual survival of red knots (Calidris canutus rufa) wintering in Florida.