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  Greater Sand Plover (Charadrius leschenaultii)

Greater Sand Plover | Charadrius leschenaultii photo
Greater Sand Plover

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GREATER SAND PLOVER FACTS



Classification
Class:Aves
Order:Charadriiformes
Family:Charadriidae
Genus:Charadrius
Species:leschenaultii
Common Name:Greater Sand Plover

Relatives in same Genus
  Kentish Plover (C. alexandrinus)
  Inland Dotterel (C. australis)
  Double-banded Plover (C. bicinctus)
  Little Ringed Plover (C. dubius)
  Ringed Plover (C. hiaticula)
  Lesser Sand Plover (C. mongolus)
  Red-capped Plover (C. ruficapillus)