Tringa totanus


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Related to Tringa totanus: Spotted Redshank, Tringa erythropus
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Noun1.Tringa totanus - a common Old World wading bird with long red legsTringa totanus - a common Old World wading bird with long red legs
sandpiper - any of numerous usually small wading birds having a slender bill and piping call; closely related to the plovers
genus Tringa, Tringa - a genus of Scolopacidae
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Age-dependant choice of Redshank (Tringa totanus) feeding location: Profitability or risk?
2005: Seasonal variation in the diet of redshank Tringa totanus in the Odiel Marshes, southwest Spain: a comparison of faecal and pellet analysis.
For example, larger bird such as Lesser adjutant (Leptoptilos javanicus) was observed to forage throughout the low tide stage whereas smaller shorebird such as Common redshank (Tringa totanus) only forage during 'low tide peak'.
In England redshank Tringa totanus flocks were hunted by the Eurasian sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus and its attack rate peaked at a flock size of 55 redshanks and the attack rate declined when flock size were lower than 40 or above 70 individuals (Cresswell and Quinn 2011).
Thyen S and Exo KM (2005) Interactive effects of time and vegetation on reproduction of Redshanks (Tringa totanus) breeding in Wadden Sea salt marshes.
plataleae (15) Phalacrocoracidae Phalacrocorax carbo Podicipedidae Podiceps cristatus Tachybaptus ruficollis Rostratulidae Rostratula benghalensis Scolopacidae Calidris alpina Calidris minuta Calidris temminckii Gallinago stenura Limnodromous semipalmatus Tringa stagnatilis Tringa totanus Rallidae Fulica atra Gallicrex cinerea Gallinura chloropus Porphyrio porphyrio Sturnidae Sturnus contra H.
Dal i ddilyn y llwybr ar hyd lon drol wnes i, a dal i fynd gan fod 'na arwyddion mawr yn fy rhybuddio rhag loetran oherwydd yr awyrlu, nes y dois i at Rhyd y Gari oedd yn ddarn gwastad, tywodlyd, mwdlyd a lle roedd 'na bibydd coesgoch (Tringa totanus; redshank) wrthi'n chwilio am lyngyr a malwod bach yn y tywod hefo'i big hir.
Optimal foraging and size selection of worms by Redshank, Tringa totanus, in the field.
"On this occasion I noticed that they were large, substantially larger than the numerous Redshanks (Tringa totanus) with which they were associated.
Rhai eraill ydi'r pibydd coesgoch (Tringa totanus; redshank) a phioden y mr (Haematopus ostralegus; oystercatcher) ac mae Gwarchodfa Conwy yn bwysig i'r rhain.