Eskimo curlew (Numenius borealis)
Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND
The Eskimo curlew, Numenius borealis Forster is a medium-sized shorebird (about 30 cm long) with a slender, slightly downcurved bill; dark crown and rather indistinct pale crownstripe; cinnamon tone above with whole underparts washed cinnamon; heavy v-shaped black marks and barring on breast and flanks; underwings and axillaries bright cinnamon with brown barrings; and legs bluish-grey with reticulated scales posteriorly.
- States/US Territories in which the Eskimo curlew, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur: Texas
- US Counties in which the Eskimo curlew, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur: View All
- Countries in which the the Eskimo curlew, Wherever found is known to occur: Canada
- Additional species information
|Status||Date Listed||Lead Region||Where Listed|
|1967-03-11||Alaska Region (Region 7)||Wherever found|
» Federal Register Documents
|2011-06-22 00:00:00.0||76 FR 36491 36493||Eskimo Curlew; Initiation of 5-Year Status Review and Request for Information|
|1967-03-11 00:00:00.0||32 FR 4001||Endangered Species List - 1967|
|1970-06-02 00:00:00.0||35 FR 8491 8498||Part 17 - Conservation of Endangered Species and Other Fish or Wildlife (First List of Endangered Foreign Fish and Wildlife as Appendix A)|
|2016-05-23 00:00:00.0||81 FR 32342 32343||Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Initiation of a 5-Year Review of the Eskimo Curlew|
|1970-04-14 00:00:00.0||35 FR 6069||Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (Endangered Species Conservation); 35 FR 6069|
|Date||Citation Page||Title||Document Type|
|2011-06-22||76 FR 36491 36493||Eskimo Curlew; Initiation of 5-Year Status Review and Request for Information||
|2016-05-23||81 FR 32342 32343||Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Initiation of a 5-Year Review of the Eskimo Curlew||
|2016-12-21||Eskimo Curlew (Numenius borealis) 5-year Review|
|2011-08-31||Eskimo Curlew (Numenius borealis) 5-Year Review|
» Critical Habitat
No critical habitat rules have been published for the Eskimo curlew.
» Conservation Plans
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» Life History
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