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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArenaria interpres (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 147431

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapoda (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAves (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCharadriiformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorScolopacidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorArenaria (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorArenaria Brisson, 1760
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/no_cache/dms/load/toc/?IDDOC=265100 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgjelëza laramane  [details]
Bulgarian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorКаменообръщач  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorstenvender  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsteenloper  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorturnstoneUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorruddy turnstone  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortournepierre à collier  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSteinwälzer  [details]
Icelandic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortildra  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorakmenė  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΧαλικοκυλιστής  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsteinvender  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsteinvendar  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKamusznik zwyczajnyUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkamusznik  [details]
Romanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpietruş  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorкамнешарка  [details]
Scottish Gaelic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpiardálai trá  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkamenjar  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorvuelvepiedras común  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorroskarl  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortasçevirenUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortascevirenUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortas ceviren  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorкрем'яшникUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorКрем’яшник  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcwtiad y traeth  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Baltic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPolish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Djibouti
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDjibouti [details]
Eritrea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEritrea [details]
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Iceland
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIceland [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (22 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (729 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (44 nucleotides; 65 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 21-25 cm. Plumage: above mottled dull or dusky brown and black; below white; sides of face and breast blackish, cheeks and chin white; wingbar and inner wing coverts white; wedge on back white with black patch on rump and wide black sub-terminal band on white tail; breeding bird with rufous replacing brown and very bold intricate black and white face and breast pattern. Immature . Bare parts: iris brown; bill black and wedge-shaped, slightly upturned; feet and short legs orange with black joints. Habitat: rocky beaches, tidal reefs, mudflats, coral reefs and weedy beaches; some inland waters. Palearctic migrant. <389><391><393> [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions Length: 9 1/2" (24 cm) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North America; southern Nova Scotia to the Gulf States [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Breeds along the arctic coast of America and on the northern islands from Greenland to Alaska. Winters in America from South Carolina, the Gulf States, and California to Brazil and Chile, and in Eurasia from the British Isles, southern Europe, and Asia, and the Hawaiian Islands to South Africa, Australia, and New Zealand. [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Arenaria interpres
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Steenloper
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Turnstone (Arenaria interpres)
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:147431
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-03-15 08:44:51Z  created  Claus, Simon
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z  checked  Adriaens, Peter
  
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  Citation: Adriaens, P. (2014). Arenaria interpres (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=147431 on 2014-10-30
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