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

Recurvirostra avosetta Linnaeus, 1758

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

RecurvirostraLinnaeus, 1758accepted genus name

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Albanian: korana; sqepbiza; sqepshpata këmbëkaltër 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): avosett sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Bulgarian: Саблеклюн sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Danish: klyde sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Dutch: kluut 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: avocet; Eurasian avocet; pied avocet sources: Urban, E.K., C.H. Fry & S. Keith (1986). The Birds of Africa, Volume II. Academic Press, London.;PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 English-United States: Avocet; Pied Avocet sources: Charles Hussey
 French: avocette élégante 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: abhóiséad sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Galician: Abhóiséad
 German: Säbelschnäbler sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Greek: Ευρωπαϊκή Αβοκέτα sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Irish: Abhóiséad sources: Nash, Roisin (FaEu - Ecological Consultancy Services Ltd (Ecoserve))
 Israel (Hebrew): סיפן sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Italian: avocetta sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Lithuanian: avocetė sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Norwegian: Avosett sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Norwegian Bokmål: avosett sources: Syst. Nat. ed. 10 p. 151
 Norwegian Nynorsk: avosett sources: Syst. Nat. ed. 10 p. 151
 Nynorsk (Norwegian): avosett sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Polish: szablodziób sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Romanian: ciocântorsul sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Russian: шилоклювка sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Slovenian: sabljarka sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Spanish, Castillian: avoceta común sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Swedish: skärfläcka sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Turkish: kılıç gaga; kilicgaga; kılıçgaga sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Ukrainian: Чоботар; Шилодзьобка

Literature

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.

basis of record

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

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.

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External Links

Link To GBIF
Link To GBIF

Citation

Adriaens, P. (2012). Recurvirostra avosetta. 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:212721

Drs Cees Roselaar. Recurvirostra avosetta Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: Fauna Europaea at http://www.faunaeur.org/full_results.php?id=96898

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Occurrence

 Present  Absent  Doubtful  Native  Introduced  Naturalised  Invasive  Managed  No data

Environment


marine

Importance

EU Birds Directive:
Annex I 2009This species is the subject of special conservation measures concerning their habitat in order to ensure their survival and reproduction in their area of distribution, according to Annex I of the EU Bird Directive 2009/147/EC.
IUCN:
Red List status LC 2009This species is least concern and is widespread and abundant according to the red list of the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources.

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