Charadriiformes [Waders, gulls and auks]

Family: Alcidae [Auks]

Alca

Razorbill [Alca torda]
Near Threatened
Info
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Razorbill
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Alca torda
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Iceland

Cepphus [True guillemots]

Black Guillemot [Cepphus grylle arcticus]
Least Concern
Info
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Black Guillemot
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Cepphus grylle arcticus
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Canada

Cepphus [True guillemots]

Black Guillemot [Cepphus grylle islandicus]
Least Concern
Info
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Black Guillemot
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Cepphus grylle islandicus
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Iceland

Fratercula [Puffins]

Atlantic Puffin [Fratercula arctica arctica]
Vulnerable
Info
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Atlantic Puffin
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Fratercula arctica arctica
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Canada

Fratercula [Puffins]

Atlantic Puffin [Fratercula arctica naumanii]
Vulnerable
Info
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Atlantic Puffin
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Fratercula arctica naumanii
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Iceland

Uria

Common Murre [Uria aalge aalge]
Least Concern
Info
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Common Murre
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Uria aalge aalge
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Canada

Uria

Thick-Billed Murre [Uria lomvia lomvia]
Least Concern
Info
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Thick-Billed Murre
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Uria lomvia lomvia
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Canada

Family: Burhinidae [Stone-curlew]

Burhinus

Spotted Thick-Knee [Burhinus capensis dodsoni]
Least Concern
Info
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Spotted Thick-Knee
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Burhinus capensis dodsoni
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Kenya

Burhinus

Water Thick-Knee [Burhinus vermiculatus vermiculatus]
Least Concern
Info
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Water Thick-Knee
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Burhinus vermiculatus vermiculatus
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Eswatini

Esacus

Great Stone-Curlew [Esacus recurvirostris]
Near Threatened
Info
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Great Stone-Curlew
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Esacus recurvirostris
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Sri Lanka

Family: Charadriidae [Plovers, dotterels and lapwings]

Charadrius [Plovers]

Kentish Plover [Charadrius alexandrinus]
Least Concern
Info
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Kentish Plover
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Charadrius alexandrinus
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Sri Lanka

Charadrius [Plovers]

Common Ringed Plover [Charadrius hiaticula]
Least Concern
Info
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Common Ringed Plover
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Charadrius hiaticula
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Iceland

Charadrius [Plovers]

White-Fronted Plover [Charadrius marginatus mechowi]
Least Concern
Info
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White-Fronted Plover
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Charadrius marginatus mechowi
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Botswana

Charadrius [Plovers]

Piping Plover [Charadrius melodus]
Near Threatened
Info
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Piping Plover
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Charadrius melodus
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Canada

Charadrius [Plovers]

Chestnut-Banded Plover [Charadrius pallidus]
Near Threatened
Info
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Chestnut-Banded Plover
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Charadrius pallidus
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Namibia

Charadrius [Plovers]

Kittlitz's Plover [Charadrius pecuarius]
Least Concern
Info
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Kittlitz's Plover
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Charadrius pecuarius
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Namibia

Charadrius [Plovers]

Semipalmated Plover [Charadrius semipalmatus]
Least Concern
Info
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Semipalmated Plover
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Charadrius semipalmatus
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Canada

Charadrius [Plovers]

Three-Banded Plover [Charadrius tricollaris tricollaris]
Least Concern
Info
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Three-Banded Plover
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Charadrius tricollaris tricollaris
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Kenya

Charadrius [Plovers]

Killdeer [Charadrius vociferus vociferus]
Least Concern
Info
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Killdeer
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Charadrius vociferus vociferus
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Canada

Pluvialis [Plovers]

European Golden Plover [Pluvialis apricaria]
Least Concern
Info
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European Golden Plover
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Pluvialis apricaria
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Iceland

Vanellus [Lapwings]

Blacksmith Lapwing [Vanellus armatus]
Least Concern
Info
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Blacksmith Lapwing
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Vanellus armatus
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Kenya

Vanellus [Lapwings]

Southern Lapwing [Vanellus chilensis]
Least Concern
Info
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Southern Lapwing
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Vanellus chilensis
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Brazil

Vanellus [Lapwings]

Crowned Lapwing [Vanellus coronatus coronatus]
Least Concern
Info
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Crowned Lapwing
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Vanellus coronatus coronatus
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Kenya

Vanellus [Lapwings]

Long-Toed Lapwing [Vanellus crassirostris]
Least Concern
Info
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Long-Toed Lapwing
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Vanellus crassirostris
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Uganda

Vanellus [Lapwings]

Red-Wattled Lapwing [Vanellus indicus indicus]
Least Concern
Info
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Red-Wattled Lapwing
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Vanellus indicus indicus
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India

Vanellus [Lapwings]

Red-Wattled Lapwing [Vanellus indicus lankae]
Least Concern
Info
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Red-Wattled Lapwing
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Vanellus indicus lankae
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Sri Lanka

Vanellus [Lapwings]

Senegal Lapwing [Vanellus lugubris]
Least Concern
Info
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Senegal Lapwing
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Vanellus lugubris
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Eswatini

Vanellus [Lapwings]

Yellow-Wattled Lapwing [Vanellus malabaricus]
Least Concern
Info
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Yellow-Wattled Lapwing
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Vanellus malabaricus
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Sri Lanka

Vanellus [Lapwings]

African Wattled Lapwing [Vanellus senegallus lateralis]
Least Concern
Info
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African Wattled Lapwing
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Vanellus senegallus lateralis
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Kenya

Vanellus [Lapwings]

Spur-Winged Lapwing [Vanellus spinosus]
Least Concern
Info
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Spur-Winged Lapwing
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Vanellus spinosus
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Ethiopia

Vanellus [Lapwings]

Black-Headed Lapwing [Vanellus tectus]
Least Concern
Info
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Black-Headed Lapwing
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Vanellus tectus
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Kenya

Vanellus [Lapwings]

Northern Lapwing [Vanellus vanellus]
Near Threatened
Info
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Northern Lapwing
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Vanellus vanellus
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Sweden

Family: Glareolidae [Pratincoles and coursers]

Glareola

Collared Pratincole [Glareola pratincola fuelleborni]
Least Concern
Info
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Collared Pratincole
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Glareola pratincola fuelleborni
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Kenya

Smutsornis [Coursers]

Double-Banded Courser [Smutsornis africanus gracilis]
Least Concern
Info
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Double-Banded Courser
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Smutsornis africanus gracilis
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Kenya

Family: Haematopodidae [Oystercatchers]

Haematopus [Oystercatchers]

Eurasian Oystercatcher [Haematopus ostralegus ostralegus]
Near Threatened
Info
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Eurasian Oystercatcher
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Haematopus ostralegus ostralegus
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Sweden

Family: Jacanidae [Jacanas]

Actophilornis

African Jacana [Actophilornis africanus]
Least Concern
Info
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African Jacana
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Actophilornis africanus
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Ethiopia

Hydrophasianus

Pheasant-Tailed Jacana [Hydrophasianus chirurgus]
Least Concern
Info
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Pheasant-Tailed Jacana
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Hydrophasianus chirurgus
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Sri Lanka

Jacana

Wattled Jacana [Jacana jacana jacana]
Least Concern
Info
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Wattled Jacana
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Jacana jacana jacana
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Brazil

Jacana

Wattled Jacana (Juv.) [Jacana jacana peruviana]
Least Concern
Info
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Wattled Jacana (Juv.)
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Peru

Jacana

Northern Jacana [Jacana spinosa]
Least Concern
Info
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Northern Jacana
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Jacana spinosa
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Costa Rica

Family: Laridae [Gulls]

Anous [Noddies]

Brown Noddy [Anous stolidus galapagensis]
Least Concern
Info
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Brown Noddy
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Anous stolidus galapagensis
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Ecuador

Chroicocephalus

Black-Headed Gull [Chroicocephalus ridibundus]
Least Concern
Info
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Black-Headed Gull
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Chroicocephalus ridibundus
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Romania

Creagrus

Swallow-Tailed Gull [Creagrus furcatus]
Least Concern
Info
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Swallow-Tailed Gull
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Creagrus furcatus
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Ecuador

Gelochelidon

Gull-Billed Tern [Gelochelidon nilotica nilotica]
Least Concern
Info
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Gull-Billed Tern
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Gelochelidon nilotica nilotica
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Romania

Hydroprogne

Caspian Tern [Hydroprogne caspia]
Least Concern
Info
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Caspian Tern
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Hydroprogne caspia
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Romania

Larus

European Herring Gull [Larus argentatus argenteus]
Least Concern
Info
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European Herring Gull
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Larus argentatus argenteus
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Germany

Larus

Caspian Gull [Larus cachinnans]
Least Concern
Info
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Caspian Gull
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Larus cachinnans
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Romania

Larus

Common Gull [Larus canus canus]
Least Concern
Info
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Common Gull
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Larus canus canus
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Norway

Larus

Ring-Billed Gull [Larus delawarensis]
Least Concern
Info
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Ring-Billed Gull
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Larus delawarensis
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Canada

Larus

Kelp Gull [Larus dominicanus vetula]
Least Concern
Info
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Kelp Gull
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Larus dominicanus vetula
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Namibia

Larus

Lesser Black-Backed Gull [Larus fuscus graellsii]
Least Concern
Info
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Lesser Black-Backed Gull
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Larus fuscus graellsii
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Iceland

Larus

Iceland Gull [Larus glaucoides kumlieni]
Least Concern
Info
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Iceland Gull
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Larus glaucoides kumlieni
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Canada

Larus

Glaucous Gull [Larus hyperboreus]
Least Concern
Info
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Glaucous Gull
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Larus hyperboreus
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Iceland

Larus

Great Black-Backed Gull [Larus marinus]
Least Concern
Info
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Great Black-Backed Gull
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Larus marinus
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Canada

Larus

Yellow-Legged Gull [Larus michahellis]
Least Concern
Info
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Yellow-Legged Gull
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Larus michahellis
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Italy

Larus

American Herring Gull [Larus smithsonianus]
Least Concern
Info
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American Herring Gull
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Larus smithsonianus
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Canada

Rissa [Kittiwakes]

Black-Legged Kittiwake [Rissa tridactyla tridactyla]
Vulnerable
Info
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Black-Legged Kittiwake
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Rissa tridactyla tridactyla
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Canada

Family: Recurvirostridae [Avocets and stilts]

Himantopus [Stilts]

Black-Winged Stilt [Himantopus himantopus]
Least Concern
Info
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Black-Winged Stilt
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Himantopus himantopus
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Sri Lanka

Himantopus [Stilts]

White-Backed Stilt [Himantopus melanurus]
Least Concern
Info
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White-Backed Stilt
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Himantopus melanurus
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Brazil

Himantopus [Stilts]

Black-Necked Stilt [Himantopus mexicanus]
Least Concern
Info
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Black-Necked Stilt
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Himantopus mexicanus
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Ecuador

Recurvirostra [Avocets]

Pied Avocet [Recurvirostra avosetta]
Least Concern
Info
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Pied Avocet
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Recurvirostra avosetta
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Namibia

Family: Rynchopidae [Skimmers]

Rynchops [Skimmers]

Black Skimmer [Rynchops niger cinerescens]
Least Concern
Info
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Black Skimmer
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Rynchops niger cinerescens
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Guyana

Family: Scolopacidae [Sandpipers]

Actitis

Common Sandpiper [Actitis hypoleucos]
Least Concern
Info
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Common Sandpiper
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Actitis hypoleucos
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Sweden

Actitis

Spotted Sandpiper [Actitis macularius]
Least Concern
Info
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Spotted Sandpiper
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Actitis macularius
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Canada

Arenaria

Ruddy Turnstone [Arenaria interpres morinella]
Least Concern
Info
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Ruddy Turnstone
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Arenaria interpres morinella
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Canada

Bartramia

Upland Sandpiper [Bartramia longicauda]
Least Concern
Info
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Upland Sandpiper
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Bartramia longicauda
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Brazil

Calidris [Turnstones]

Sanderling [Calidris alba rubida]
Least Concern
Info
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Sanderling
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Calidris alba rubida
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Canada

Calidris [Turnstones]

Dunlin [Calidris alpina schinzii]
Least Concern
Info
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Dunlin
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Calidris alpina schinzii
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Iceland

Calidris [Turnstones]

White-Rumped Sandpiper [Calidris fuscicollis]
Least Concern
Info
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White-Rumped Sandpiper
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Calidris fuscicollis
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Canada

Calidris [Turnstones]

Purple Sandpiper [Calidris maritima]
Least Concern
Info
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Purple Sandpiper
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Calidris maritima
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Iceland

Calidris [Turnstones]

Pectoral Sandpiper [Calidris melanotos]
Least Concern
Info
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Pectoral Sandpiper
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Calidris melanotos
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Canada

Calidris [Turnstones]

Little Stint [Calidris minuta]
Least Concern
Info
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Little Stint
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Calidris minuta
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Namibia

Calidris [Turnstones]

Least Sandpiper [Calidris minutilla]
Least Concern
Info
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Least Sandpiper
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Calidris minutilla
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Canada

Calidris [Turnstones]

Semipalmated Sandpiper [Calidris pusilla]
Near Threatened
Info
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Semipalmated Sandpiper
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Calidris pusilla
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Canada

Gallinago

Wilson's Snipe [Gallinago delicata]
Least Concern
Info
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Wilson's Snipe
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Gallinago delicata
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Canada

Limosa [Godwits]

Bar-Tailed Godwit [Limosa lapponica lapponica]
Near Threatened
Info
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Bar-Tailed Godwit
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Limosa lapponica lapponica
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Sweden

Limosa [Godwits]

Bar-Tailed Godwit [Limosa lapponica taymyrensis]
Near Threatened
Info
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Bar-Tailed Godwit
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Limosa lapponica taymyrensis
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Sri Lanka

Limosa [Godwits]

Icelandic Black-Tailed Godwit [Limosa limosa islandica]
Near Threatened
Info
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Icelandic Black-Tailed Godwit
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Limosa limosa islandica
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Iceland

Limosa [Godwits]

Black-Tailed Godwit [Limosa limosa limosa]
Near Threatened
Info
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Black-Tailed Godwit
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Limosa limosa limosa
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Sweden

Numenius [Curlews]

Eurasian Curlew [Numenius arquata arquata]
Near Threatened
Info
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Eurasian Curlew
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Numenius arquata arquata
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Norway

Numenius [Curlews]

Hudsonian Whimbrel [Numenius hudsonicus]
not evaluated
Info
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Hudsonian Whimbrel
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Numenius hudsonicus
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Canada

Numenius [Curlews]

Whimbrel [Numenius phaeopus islandicus]
Least Concern
Info
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Whimbrel
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Numenius phaeopus islandicus
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Iceland

Numenius [Curlews]

Whimbrel [Numenius phaeopus phaeopus]
Least Concern
Info
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Whimbrel
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Numenius phaeopus phaeopus
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Sweden

Phalaropus

Red-Necked Phalarope [Phalaropus lobatus]
Least Concern
Info
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Red-Necked Phalarope
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Phalaropus lobatus
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Iceland

Tringa [Shanks and tattlers]

Lesser Yellowlegs [Tringa flavipes]
Least Concern
Info
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Lesser Yellowlegs
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Tringa flavipes
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Canada

Tringa [Shanks and tattlers]

Wood Sandpiper [Tringa glareola]
Least Concern
Info
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Wood Sandpiper
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Tringa glareola
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South Africa

Tringa [Shanks and tattlers]

Greater Yellowlegs [Tringa melanoleuca]
Least Concern
Info
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Greater Yellowlegs
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Tringa melanoleuca
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Canada

Tringa [Shanks and tattlers]

Common Greenshank [Tringa nebularia]
Least Concern
Info
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Common Greenshank
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Tringa nebularia
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India

Tringa [Shanks and tattlers]

Green Sandpiper [Tringa ochropus]
Least Concern
Info
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Green Sandpiper
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Tringa ochropus
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Sweden

Tringa [Shanks and tattlers]

Willet [Tringa semipalmata semipalmata]
Least Concern
Info
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Willet
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Tringa semipalmata semipalmata
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Canada

Tringa [Shanks and tattlers]

Solitary Sandpiper [Tringa solitaria]
Least Concern
Info
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Solitary Sandpiper
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Tringa solitaria
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Suriname

Tringa [Shanks and tattlers]

Common Redshank [Tringa totanus eurhina]
Least Concern
Info
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Common Redshank
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Tringa totanus eurhina
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Sri Lanka

Tringa [Shanks and tattlers]

Common Redshank [Tringa totanus robusta]
Least Concern
Info
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Common Redshank
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Tringa totanus robusta
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Iceland

Tringa [Shanks and tattlers]

Common Redshank [Tringa totanus totanus]
Least Concern
Info
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Common Redshank
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Tringa totanus totanus
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Germany

Family: Sternidae [Terns]

Chlidonias [Marsh terns]

Whiskered Tern [Chlidonias hybrida delalandii]
Least Concern
Info
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Whiskered Tern
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Chlidonias hybrida delalandii
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Kenya

Chlidonias [Marsh terns]

Whiskered Tern [Chlidonias hybrida hybrida]
Least Concern
Info
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Whiskered Tern
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Chlidonias hybrida hybrida
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Romania

Sterna

Common Tern [Sterna hirundo hirundo]
Least Concern
Info
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Common Tern
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Sterna hirundo hirundo
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Canada

Sterna

Arctic Tern [Sterna paradisaea]
Least Concern
Info
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Arctic Tern
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Sterna paradisaea
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Iceland

Family: Turnicidae [Buttonquails]

Turnix

Barred Buttonquail [Turnix suscitator leggei]
Least Concern
Info
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Barred Buttonquail
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Turnix suscitator leggei
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Sri Lanka
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