Chestnut-banded Plover

Charadrius pallidus - Gravelot élégant

Gravelot élégant
adult
Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Charadriiformes

  • Family
    :

    Charadriidés

  • Genus
    :

    Charadrius

  • Species
    :

    pallidus

Descriptor

Strickland, 1853

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 15 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 28 à 44 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Chestnut-banded Plover (Charadrius pallidus) is a species of bird in the Charadriidae family.

Subspecific information 2 Subspecies

  • Charadrius pallidus venustus (s Kenya, n Tanzania)
  • Charadrius pallidus pallidus (sw Angola and Namibia to Mozambique and nc South Africa)

Foreign names

  • Gravelot élégant,
  • Chorlitejo Pálido,
  • Borrelho-de-colar-arruivado,
  • Rotbandregenpfeifer,
  • fokföldi lile,
  • Kaapse Plevier,
  • Corriere bandacastana,
  • Sodasjöstrandpipare,
  • Saltsjølo,
  • kulík slanovodný,
  • kulík krotký,
  • Rustbåndet Præstekrave,
  • ruskovyötylli,
  • Rooibandstrandkiewiet,
  • corriol pàl·lid,
  • sieweczka przylądkowa,
  • Краснополосый зуёк,
  • クリオビチドリ,
  • 栗斑鸻,
  • 栗斑沙鴴,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Wetlands (inland) : Seasonal/Intermittent Saline, Brackish or Alkaline Lakes and Flats, Permanent Saline, Brackish or Alkaline Marshes/Pools ; Marine Neritic : Estuaries ; Marine Coastal/Supratidal : Coastal Brackish/Saline Lagoons/Marine Lakes ; Artificial/Aquatic and Marine : Salt Exploitation Sites

Geographic range

Illustration

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