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Black-fronted Dotterel

Elseyornis melanops


The Black-fronted Dotterel is a small wader with a distinctive black face-mask and breast-band and prominent chestnut scapulars (shoulder feathers). Legs are pink orange, and the bill is red with a black tip. The dark eye is ringed with red.


Shallow margins of wetlands.

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Victoria, Australia

Spotted on Feb 4, 2013
Submitted on Feb 10, 2013

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