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Black-bellied Plover

Pluvialis squatarola

Description:

A large shorebird of coastal beaches, the Black-bellied Plover is striking in its black-and-white breeding plumage. It is the largest plover in North America and can be found along the coasts in winter northward to Massachusetts and British Columbia.

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DonnaPomeroy
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DonnaPomeroy

San Mateo, California, USA

Spotted on Feb 15, 2012
Submitted on Feb 16, 2012

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