Buff-Breasted Sandpiper determination[order] Charadriiformes | [family] Scolopacidae | [latin] Tryngites subruficollis | [UK] Buff-Breasted Sandpiper | [FR] Bécasseau roussâtre | [DE] Grasläufer | [ES] Correlimos Canelo | [IT] Piro-piro fulvo | [NL] Blonde Ruiter


Subspecies and global distribution

  1. Philomachus subruficollis
  2. Tryngites subruficollis NA n, also ne EU

Literature

Title
Male traits, mating tactics and reproductive success in the buff-breasted sandpiper, Tryngites subruficollis
Author(s): Richard B. Lanctot, Patrick J. Weatherhead
Abstract: Buff-breasted sandpipers use a variety of mating tactics to acquire mates, including remaining at a single lek for most of the breeding season, attending multiple leks during the season, displaying solitarily or displaying both on leks and solitari..[more]..
Source: ANIMAL BEHAVIOUR, 1998, 56, 419-432
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