Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Chordata > Subphylum Vertebrata > Superclass Gnathostomata > Superclass Tetrapoda > Class Aves > Order Charadriiformes > Family Scolopacidae > Genus Numenius

Numenius arquata (Linnaeus, 1758)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Original genus

Scolopax

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

NumeniusMoehring, 1758accepted genus name

Species group names

Scolopax arquata Linnaeus, 1758 objective synonym

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Albanian: kojliku i madh; kthinza sources: Dhora, DH. 2008. Fjalor i emrave të kafshëve të Shqipërisë (Emri shkencor – Shqip – Anglisht) / Dictionary of animal names of Albania (Scientific names – Albanian – English). Camaj – Pipa. Shkodër, Albania. pp. 288.
 Bokmål (Norwegian): storspove sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Bulgarian: Голям свирец sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Danish: storspove sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Dutch: wulp sources: Jonsson, L. (1993). Vogels van Europa, Noord-Afrika en het Midden-Oosten [Birds of Europe, northern Africa and the Middle East]. Tirion: Baarn, The Netherlands. ISBN 90-5210-187-6. 560 pp.
 English: curlew; Eurasian curlew sources: Urban, E.K., C.H. Fry & S. Keith (1986). The Birds of Africa, Volume II. Academic Press, London.
 English-United States: Curlew; Eurasian Curlew sources: Charles Hussey
 French: courlis cendré sources: Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp.
 Gaelic: crotach sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Galician: Crotach
 German: großer Brachvogel sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Greek: Ευρασιατική Τουρλίδα sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Irish: Crotach sources: Nash, Roisin (FaEu - Ecological Consultancy Services Ltd (Ecoserve))
 Israel (Hebrew): חרמשון גדול sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Italian: chiurlo sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Lithuanian: didžioji kuolinga sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Norwegian: storspove sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Norwegian Bokmål: storspove sources: Syst. Nat. ed. 10 p. 145
 Norwegian Nynorsk: storspove sources: Syst. Nat. ed. 10 p. 145
 Nynorsk (Norwegian): storspove sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Polish: kulik wielki sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Romanian: culicul mare sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Russian: большой кроншнеп sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Slovenian: veliki škurh sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Spanish, Castillian: zarapito real sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Swedish: storspov sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Turkish: kervan cullugu; kervan çulluğu sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Ukrainian: Великий кульон; Кульон великий; Кульон великий (Кроншнеп великий) sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Welsh: gylfinir

Literature

basis of record

ITIS database

additional source

Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp.

additional source

Peterson, R.T. and V.M. Peterson. 2002. A field guide to the birds of eastern and central North America. Fifth Edition. Peterson Field Guide Series. Houghton Mifflin Company. New York. 427 p.

additional source

Urban, E.K., C.H. Fry & S. Keith (1986). The Birds of Africa, Volume II. Academic Press, London.

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External Links

Link To GBIF
Link To GBIF

Citation

Adriaens, P. (2012). Numenius arquata (Linnaeus, 1758). In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2012) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159037

Drs Cees Roselaar. Numenius arquata (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: Fauna Europaea at http://www.faunaeur.org/full_results.php?id=96841

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Occurrence

 Present  Absent  Doubtful  Native  Introduced  Naturalised  Invasive  Managed  No data

Environment


marine

Importance

EU Birds Directive:
Annex II/B 2009This species may be hunted under national legislation, as long as it does not jeopardise conservation efforts in their distribution area, and only in the Member States in respect of which they are indicated in the Directive, according to Annex II/B of the EU Bird Directive 2009/147/EC.
IUCN:
Red List status NT 2008This species is near threatened and is close to qualifying for or is likely to qualify for a threatened category in the near future according to the red list of the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources

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2011-04-08 by Drs Cees Roselaar & by Peter Adriaens

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