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Tringa  Linnaeus, 1758
Taxonomic Serial No.: 176614

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Heteroscelus Baird, 1858
    Catoptrophorus Bonaparte, 1827
  Common Name(s): Redshanks [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2011   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderCharadriiformes  – Shore Birds, Gulls, Alcids, Plovers, Oystercatchers, goélands, alcidés, Auks, huîtriers  
                            FamilyScolopacidae Rafinesque, 1815 – Sandpipers, bécasseaux, Snipes  
                               GenusTringa Linnaeus, 1758 – Redshanks  
    Direct Children:  
                                  SpeciesTringa brevipes (Vieillot, 1816) – Chevalier de Sibérie, Gray-tailed Tattler, Grey-tailed Tattler 
                                  SpeciesTringa erythropus (Pallas, 1764) – Spotted Redshank, Chevalier arlequin 
                                  SpeciesTringa flavipes (Gmelin, 1789) – Patamarilla menor, Lesser Yellowlegs, Petit Chevalier 
                                  SpeciesTringa glareola Linnaeus, 1758 – Wood Sandpiper, Chevalier sylvain 
                                  SpeciesTringa guttifer (Nordmann, 1835) – Nordmann's Greenshank 
                                  SpeciesTringa incana (Gmelin, 1789) – Wandering Tattler, Playero vagabundo, Chevalier errant 
                                  SpeciesTringa melanoleuca (Gmelin, 1789) – Patamarilla mayor, Greater Yellowlegs, Grand Chevalier 
                                  SpeciesTringa nebularia (Gunnerus, 1767) – Common Greenshank, Chevalier aboyeur 
                                  SpeciesTringa ochropus Linnaeus, 1758 – Green Sandpiper, Chevalier cul-blanc 
                                  SpeciesTringa semipalmata (Gmelin, 1789) – Willet, Chevalier semipalmé 
                                  SpeciesTringa solitaria A. Wilson, 1813 – Playero solitario, Solitary Sandpiper, Chevalier solitaire 
                                  SpeciesTringa stagnatilis (Bechstein, 1803) – Marsh Sandpiper, Chevalier stagnatile 
                                  SpeciesTringa totanus (Linnaeus, 1758) – Common Redshank, Chevalier gambette 

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.   
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Tringa    
  Expert: Richard C. Banks   
  Notes: Chief, Bird Section, U.S.G.S. - B.R.D. - P.W.R.C.   
  Reference for: Tringa    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Tringa   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2011.04.02, website (version 02-Apr-11)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Tringa   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, A. L. Gardner, and W. C. Starnes   
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: As-yet (2003) unpublished manuscript from 1998   
  Reference for: Tringa   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, and A. L. Gardner   
  Publication Date: 1987   
  Article/Chapter Title: Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Resource Publication, no. 166   
  Page(s): 79   
  Publisher: United States Department of the Interior Fish and Wildlife Service   
  Publication Place: Washington, D.C., USA   
  Reference for: Tringa   

 Geographic Information
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