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Native to New Zealand (View details)

Classification
Within NatureWatch NZ

All Names

  • Italian
    • Voltapietre
  • Korean
    • 꼬까도요
  • Portuguese
    • Rola-do-mar-comum
    • Rola-do-mar
    • Vira-pedras
  • Hebrew
    • ארנריה אדמונית
  • Catalan
    • Remena-rocs
  • Scientific Names
    • Arenaria interpres
  • English
    • Ruddy Turnstone
    • Turnstone
  • French
    • tournepierre à collier
  • Spanish
    • Vuelvepiedras rojizo
  • German
    • Steinwälzer
  • Russian
    • Камнешарка
  • Hawaiian
    • ʻAkekeke
    • ‘Akekeke
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • RUTU
  • Persian
    • مرغ ریگ سرخ

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres

Observer

rwh

Date

August 25, 2016 01:35 PM ADT

Description

Near Doyle's Cove beach

Photos / Sounds

What

Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres

Observer

knightericm

Date

August 24, 2016 01:39 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres

Observer

raymundo2

Date

August 24, 2016 09:24 PM EDT

Description

En cozumel

Photos / Sounds

What

Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres

Observer

vivian6

Date

August 24, 2016 06:10 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres

Observer

jheuser

Date

August 24, 2016 05:57 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres

Observer

javigonz

Date

August 21, 2016 09:17 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres

Observer

aegolius

Date

April 4, 2016 11:51 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres

Observer

mako252

Date

August 21, 2016 11:22 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres

Observer

ellendale

Date

May 16, 2015 09:49 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres

Observer

tazer

Date

August 14, 2016 09:46 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres

Observer

philipwoodscc

Date

August 18, 2016 08:33 AM CDT

Description

feeding on the rocks at the Jetties

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres

Observer

rdebenham

Date

August 18, 2016 08:19 AM EDT
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Description from Wikipedia

The ruddy turnstone (Arenaria interpres) is a small wading bird, one of two species of turnstone in the genus Arenaria. It is now classified in the sandpiper family Scolopacidae but was formerly sometimes placed in the plover family Charadriidae. It is a highly migratory bird, breeding in northern parts of Eurasia and North America and flying south to winter on coastlines almost worldwide. It is the only species of turnstone in much of its range and...

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Conservation Summary

Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.
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