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Black-bellied Plover

Pluvialis squatarola

Description:

Medium sized shorebird.

Habitat:

Siesta Key Beach

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3 Comments

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 5 years ago

This is a lovely spotting. To make it complete, and useful to users and researchers using this site for data, please edit this and add a reference (Wikipedia, Encyclopedia of Life, something else) about this species in the reference field of your spotting. Please do this for each photo you post. Thanks for helping to make Project Noah a complete reference tool for scientists.

Yes, under tags I included grey plover.

Over this side of the Atlantic we call this a Grey Plover. There are no sub-species for differentiation as there are with most other species.

Florida, USA

Spotted on May 24, 2015
Submitted on May 25, 2015

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