European Golden Plover

Pluvialis apricaria - Pluvier doré

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Charadriiformes

  • Family
    :

    Charadriidés

  • Genus
    :

    Pluvialis

  • Species
    :

    apricaria

Descriptor

Linnaeus, 1758

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 29 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 67 à 76 cm.
  • Weight
    : 140 à 210 g
Longevity

12 years

Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

European Golden Plover (Pluvialis apricaria) is a species of bird in the Charadriidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Pluvier doré,
  • Chorlito Dorado Europeo,
  • Tarambola-dourada,
  • Goldregenpfeifer,
  • Aranylile,
  • Goudplevier,
  • Piviere dorato europeo,
  • Ljungpipare,
  • Heilo,
  • kulík zlatý,
  • kulík zlatý,
  • Hjejle,
  • kapustarinta,
  • daurada grossa,
  • Heiðlóa,
  • siewka złota,
  • dzeltenais tārtiņš, sējas putns,
  • zlata prosenka,
  • Золотистая ржанка,
  • ヨーロッパムナグロ,
  • 欧亚金鸻,
  • 歐洲金斑鴴,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Shrubland : Boreal ; Grassland : Tundra, Temperate ; Wetlands (inland) : Tundra Wetlands (incl. pools and temporary waters from snowmelt) ; Marine Neritic : Estuaries ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land, Pastureland

Geographic range

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