Temminck's Stint Calidris temminckii


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Koivula, K.; Ronka, A. 1998. Habitat deterioration and efficiiency of antipredator strategy in a meadow-breeding wader, Temminck's Stint (Calidris temminckii). Oecologia 116(3): 348-355.

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Ronka, A.; Kiovula, K.; Ojenen, M.; Parkanen, V. M.; Pohjoismaki, M.; Rannikko, K.; Rauhula, P. 2006. Increased nest predation in a declining and threatened Temminck's Stint Calidris temminckii population. Ibis 148(1): 55-65.

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Further resources

Detailed species account from Birds in Europe: population estimates, trends and conservation status (BirdLife International 2004)

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BirdLife International (2019) Species factsheet: Calidris temminckii. Downloaded from on 19/10/2019. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2019) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 19/10/2019.