Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Sandpipers and Allies :: Terek Sandpiper
Terek Sandpiper Xenus cinereus
Described by: Gueldenstaedt (1774)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): Tringa terek, Tringa cinerea
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RangeNe. Europe to w. Siberia; Small isolated population in s. Finland.
Ne. Europe (nw. Russia and Ukraine) e. through n. Siberia to Anadyrland s. to c. Russia and Lake Baikal.
Migrant at Hortobaby National Park, Hungary.
Winters s. to s. Africa, s. Asia, Taiwan, the Philippines, Australia (Western Australia, Northern Territory, Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria and South Australia) and Tasmania.
Tokyo Port Wild Bird Park, Tokyo, Japan - Aug 5, 2001 Source: William Hull
Location unknown - Date unknown Source: ETI BioInformatics
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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