Scientific Name:

Phalaropus fulicarius


Red Phalarope


Grey Phalarope Fact File

Also commonly known as Red Phalarope

Distribution: Northern Alaska; northern Canada; northern Europe and northern Asia

Conservation Status: Least Concern

Subspecies: None – Monotypic

Current conservation efforts





With thanks to the following photographers: Barry MaddenRobert Wienand; Stein Ø. Nilsen & Tone Malm