Snipes, Sandpipers and Phalaropes (Scolopacidae)

Red-necked Stint (Calidris ruficollis) - HBW 3, p. 521

French: Bécasseau à col roux German: Rotkehl-Strandläufer Spanish: Correlimos Cuellirrojo
Other common names: Rufous-necked Stint/Sandpiper, Eastern Little Stint

Taxonomy: Trynga [sic] ruficollis Pallas, 1776, Kulussutai, southern Transbaikalia.
Formerly placed in genus Erolia. May form superspecies with C. minuta. Monotypic.

Distribution: C & E Taymyr; Kharaulakh Mts and area around Lena Delta; R Kolyma to Chukotskiy Peninsula and S to extreme N Kamchatka; sporadically W & N Alaska. Winters in SE Asia, from E India, Myanmar, S China and Taiwan through Philippines and Indonesia to Solomon Is, Australia and New Zealand.