Semipalmated Plover

Charadrius semipalmatus - Gravelot semipalmé

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Charadriiformes

  • Family
    :

    Charadriidés

  • Genus
    :

    Charadrius

  • Species
    :

    semipalmatus

Descriptor

Bonaparte, 1825

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 19 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 43 à 52 cm.
  • Weight
    : 45 à 50 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Semipalmated Plover (Charadrius semipalmatus) is a species of bird in the Charadriidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Gravelot semipalmé,
  • Chorlitejo Semipalmeado,
  • Batuíra-de-bando,
  • Amerikanischer Sandregenpfeifer,
  • kanadai lile,
  • Amerikaanse Bontbekplevier,
  • Corriere semipalmato,
  • Flikstrandpipare,
  • Amerikasandlo,
  • kulík poloblanistý,
  • kulík kanadský,
  • Amerikansk Præstekrave,
  • kanadantylli,
  • corriol semipalmat,
  • Kvöldlóa,
  • sieweczka skąpopłetwa,
  • Amerikas tārtiņš,
  • ameriški komatni deževnik,
  • Перепончатопалый галстучник,
  • ミズカキチドリ,
  • 半蹼鸻,
  • 半蹼鴴,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Rivers/Streams/Creeks (includes waterfalls), Permanent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha), Permanent Freshwater Marshes/Pools (under 8ha) ; Marine Intertidal : Rocky Shoreline, Sandy Shoreline and/or Beaches, Sand Bars, Spits, Etc, Shingle and/or Pebble Shoreline and/or Beaches, Mud Flats and Salt Flats, Salt Marshes (Emergent Grasses), Tidepools ; Marine Coastal/Supratidal : Coastal Sand Dunes, Coastal Freshwater Lakes

Geographic range

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