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Birds of the Rocky Mountains—Species Accounts, pages 142–182: Rails, Cranes, & Shorebirds
Birds of the Rocky Mountains -- Paul A. Johnsgard
  • Paul A. Johnsgard, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Date of this Version
1-1-2009
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Birds of the Rocky Mountains copyright © 1986, 2009 Paul A. Johnsgard
Abstract
Virginia Rail (Rallus limicola) Sora (Porzana carolina) Common Moorhen (Gallinula chloropus) American Coot (Fulica americana) Sandhill Crane (Grus canadensis) Whooping Crane (Orus americana) Black-bellied Plover (Pluvialis squatarola) Lesser Golden Plover (Pluvialis dominica) Semipalmated Plover (Charadrius semipalmatus) Killdeer (Charadrius vociferus) Mountain Plover (Charadrius montanus) Black-necked Stilt (Himantopus mexicanus) American Avocet (Recurvirostra americana) Greater Yellowlegs (Tringa melanoleuca) Lesser Yellowlegs (Tringa flavipes) Solitary Sandpiper (Tringa solitaria) Willet (Catoptrophorus semipalmatus) Wandering Tattler (Heteroscelus incanus) Spotted Sandpiper (Actitus macularia) Upland Sandpiper (Bartramia longicauda) Long-billed Curlew (Numenius americanus) Hudsonian Godwit (Limosa haemastica) Marbled Godwit (Limosa fedoa) Ruddy Turnstone (Arenaria interpres) Black Turnstone (Arenaria melanocephala) Sanderling (Calidris alba) Semipalmated Sandpiper (Calidris pusilla) Western Sandpiper (Calidris mauri) Least Sandpiper (Calidris minutilla) White-rumped Sandpiper (Calidris /uscicollis) Baird's Sandpiper (Calidris bairdii) Pectoral Sandpiper (Calidris melanotos) Dunlin (Calidris alpinis) Stilt Sandpiper (Calidris himantopus) Short-billed Dowitcher (Limnodromus griseus) Long-billed Dowitcher (Limnodromus scolopaceus) Common Snipe (Gallinago gallinago) Red-necked Phalarope (Phalaropus lobatus) Red Phalarope (Phalaropus fulicarius)
Citation Information
Paul A. Johnsgard. "Birds of the Rocky Mountains—Species Accounts, pages 142–182: Rails, Cranes, & Shorebirds" (2009)
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