Three-banded Plover

Charadrius tricollaris - Gravelot à triple collier

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Charadriiformes

  • Family
    :

    Charadriidés

  • Genus
    :

    Charadrius

  • Species
    :

    tricollaris

Descriptor

Vieillot, 1818

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 18 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 25 à 43 g
Longevity

10 years

Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

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

Subspecific information 2 Subspecies

  • Charadrius tricollaris tricollaris (Ethiopia and e Africa to Chad, Gabon and South Africa)
  • Charadrius tricollaris bifrontatus (Madagascar)

Foreign names

  • Gravelot à triple collier,
  • Chorlitejo Tricollar,
  • Borrelho-de-três-golas,
  • Dreibandregenpfeifer,
  • szalagos lile,
  • Driebandplevier,
  • Corriere trebande,
  • Trebandad strandpipare,
  • Hvitkranslo,
  • kulík trojpásy,
  • kulík třípásý,
  • Trebåndet Præstekrave,
  • kolmivyötylli,
  • corriol tricollar africà,
  • Kragalóa,
  • sieweczka śniada,
  • trejkrāsu tārtiņš,
  • trikomatni deževnik,
  • Трёхполосый зуёк,
  • ミスジチドリ,
  • 三色鸻,
  • 三斑鴴,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Rivers/Streams/Creeks (includes waterfalls), Permanent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha) ; Marine Intertidal : Sandy Shoreline and/or Beaches, Sand Bars, Spits, Etc, Shingle and/or Pebble Shoreline and/or Beaches ; Marine Coastal/Supratidal : Coastal Brackish/Saline Lagoons/Marine Lakes, Coastal Freshwater Lakes

Geographic range

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