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  Hooded dotterel (Thinornis rubricollis)





Hooded dotterel | Thinornis rubricollis photo
Hooded Plover (Thinornis rubricollis), Bruny Island, Tasmania

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Hooded dotterel | Thinornis rubricollis photo
pair of Hooded Plovers, Thinornis rubricollis. Taken in South-eastern Australia.

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HOODED DOTTEREL FACTS

distribution map showing range of Thinornis rubricollis in Australia

Map is from Atlas of Living Australia website at http://biocache.ala.org.au licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License




Classification
Class:Aves
Order:Charadriiformes
Family:Charadriidae
Genus:Thinornis
Species:rubricollis
Common Name:Hooded dotterel