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Black-bellied Plover

Pluvialis squatarola


A large shorebird, called "Gray Plover" by some. In basic plumage they are grayish-brown, but in alternate plumage they are white on the face and sides with a black belly. In all plumages they show distinctive black axillaries.


Tidal flats

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Florida, USA

Spotted on Dec 23, 2013
Submitted on Feb 5, 2014

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