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Killdeer

Charadriidae vociferus

Description:

A large plover with two bands around neck and upper breast. Back is dark brown, white underneath and white stripes on wings when flying.

Habitat:

It prefers open areas and was seen along the shore at Springettes on Chebeague Island.

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1 Comment

chebeague2
chebeague2 8 years ago

nice shot of him flying!

bjohnson
Spotted by
bjohnson

Maine, USA

Spotted on Apr 30, 2012
Submitted on Apr 30, 2012

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