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Genus: Calidris

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[edit] Taxonomy

Calidris is a genus in the family Scolopacidae.
Buff-breasted Sandpiper, Spoon-billed Sandpiper, Ruff, Surfbird and Broad-billed Sandpiper were formerly placed in their own monotypic genera.

Genus Calidris viewedit
C. tenuirostris Great Knot
C. canutus Red Knot
C. virgata Surfbird
C. pugnax Ruff
C. falcinellus Broad-billed Sandpiper
C. acuminata Sharp-tailed Sandpiper
C. himantopus Stilt Sandpiper
C. ferruginea Curlew Sandpiper
C. temminckii Temminck's Stint
C. subminuta Long-toed Stint
C. pygmea Spoon-billed Sandpiper
C. ruficollis Red-necked Stint
C. alba Sanderling
C. alpina Dunlin
C. ptilocnemis Rock Sandpiper
C. maritima Purple Sandpiper
C. bairdii Baird's Sandpiper
C. minuta Little Stint
C. minutilla Least Sandpiper
C. fuscicollis White-rumped Sandpiper
C. subruficollis Buff-breasted Sandpiper
C. melanotos Pectoral Sandpiper
C. pusilla Semipalmated Sandpiper
C. mauri Western Sandpiper


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