Species under Tringa
n= 9
Species name Common name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Tringa brevipes
(Vieillot, 1816)
Grey-tailed tattler Indo-West Pacific
Tringa flavipes
(Gmelin, 1789)
Lesser yellowlegs Pacific Ocean and Atlantic Ocean
Tringa guttifer
(Nordmann, 1835)
Spotted greenshank Indo-West Pacific
Tringa incana
(Gmelin, 1789)
Wandering tattler Pacific
Tringa melanoleuca
(Gmelin, 1789)
Greater yellowlegs Northeast Pacific and Atlantic Ocean
Tringa nebularia
(Gunnerus, 1767)
Common greenshank Indo-West Pacific
Tringa semipalmatus
(Gmelin, 1789)
Willet Northeast Pacific and Western Atlantic
Tringa stagnatilis
(Bechstein, 1803)
Marsh sandpiper Western Indian Ocean
Tringa totanus
(Linnaeus, 1758)
Common redshank Indo-West Pacific
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