Ecology of Tringa flavipes
 
Main Ref. Gaydos, J.K. and S.F. Pearson, 2011
Remarks Inhabit coastal brackish wetlands (Ref. 95149). Forage on mudflats throughout the day and at night; foraging largely influenced by tidal movement that determine feeding space and time (Ref. 95192). Forage by picking prey from the surface (Ref. 95149).

Aquatic zones / Water bodies

Marine - Neritic Marine - Oceanic Brackishwater Freshwater
Marine zones / Brackish and freshwater bodies
  • supra-littoral zone
  • littoral zone
  • sublittoral zone
  • epipelagic
  • mesopelagic
  • epipelagic
  • abyssopelagic
  • hadopelagic
  • estuaries/lagoons/brackish seas
  • mangroves
  • marshes/swamps
  • rivers/streams
  • lakes/ponds
  • caves
  • exclusively in caves
Highighted items on the list are where Tringa flavipes may be found.

Habitat

Substrate
Substrate Ref.
Special habitats
Special habitats Ref.

Associations

Ref.
Associations
Associated with
Association remarks
Parasitism

feeding

Feeding type mainly animals (troph. 2.8 and up)
Feeding type Ref. Weber, L.M. and S.M. Haig, 1997
Feeding habit hunting macrofauna (predator)
Feeding habit Ref. Weber, L.M. and S.M. Haig, 1997

Trophic Level(s)

Estimation method original sample unfished population Remark
Troph s.e. Troph s.e.
From diet composition
From individual food items 3.06 0.26 Tentative trophic level derived from 1 + troph of a single food item
Ref.
(e.g. 9948)
(e.g. cnidaria)
Entered by Sorongon-Yap, Patricia on 07.22.13
Modified by Polido, Rubyann Robelle on 09.19.17
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