Magellanic Plover

Pluvianellus socialis - Pluvianelle magellanique

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Charadriiformes

  • Family
    :

    Pluvianellidés

  • Genus
    :

    Pluvianellus

  • Species
    :

    socialis

Descriptor

Gray, GR, 1846

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 22 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 70 à 102 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Pluvianelle magellanique
adult
Pluvianelle magellanique
adult plum. breeding

Magellanic Plover (Pluvianellus socialis) is a species of bird in the Pluvianellidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Pluvianelle magellanique,
  • Chorlito de Magallanes,
  • Batuíra-de-magalhães,
  • Magellanregenpfeifer,
  • Magellán-lile,
  • Magelhaenplevier,
  • Piviere di Magellano,
  • Magellanpipare,
  • Gulpesnipe,
  • kulíkovec vodný,
  • kulík šedý,
  • Gråløber,
  • hopeakurmitsa,
  • corriol de Magallanes,
  • magelanówka,
  • Магелланова ржанка,
  • マゼランチドリ,
  • 麦哲伦鸻,
  • 麥哲倫鴴,

Voice song and cries

Pluvianelle magellanique
adult plum. breeding

Habitat

Grassland : Temperate ; Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha), Permanent Freshwater Marshes/Pools (under 8ha) ; Marine Coastal/Supratidal : Coastal Brackish/Saline Lagoons/Marine Lakes

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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