Charadrius


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Noun1.Charadrius - type genus of the Charadriidae: ploversCharadrius - type genus of the Charadriidae: plovers
bird genus - a genus of birds
Charadrius melodus, piping plover - small plover of eastern North America
Charadrius vociferus, kildeer, killdeer, killdeer plover - American plover of inland waters and fields having a distinctive cry
Charadrius morinellus, dotrel, dotterel, Eudromias morinellus - rare plover of upland areas of Eurasia
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Charadrius alexandrinus Haematopus ostralegus Knipowitschia panizzae Pomatoschistus canestrinii Sterna albifrons
Increased extent of the later successional woody vegetation may be undesirable for piping plover, Charadrius melodus, which prefer open beaches with sparse vegetation.
Charadriidae Charadrius marginatus White-fronted plover Vanellus spinosus Spur-winged lapwing 14.
A northward contraction in the breeding range during the 20th century was recorded for dunlin Calidris alpina, Eurasian golden plover, dotterel Charadrius morinellus, whimbrel Numenius phaeopus, turnstone Arenania interpres and jack snipe Lymnocryptes minimus (Kurlavicius 2006).
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Densities bird species (Local species: Larus dominicanus, Haematopus palliatus; Regional migratory shorebird: Charadrius falklandicus; Long range migratory shorebirds: Pluvialis dominica, Calidris canutus, Tringa flavipes) were higher inside oyster beds compared with similar zones without oysters, which may be the result of higher prey availability.
Piping plovers, Charadrius melodus, breed on Atlantic coastal beaches from Newfoundland to North Carolina.
the American peregrine falcon, Falco peregrinus anatum; osprey, Pondion haliaetus; piping plover, Charadrius melodus; roseate tern, Sterna dougallii; and migratory bald eagle, Haliaeetus leucocephalus), and state protected species of birds (e.
Piping plovers, Charadrius melodus, were so named for their melodious singing ability.
151 9:20 POPULATION STATUS AND TRENDS OF THE CALIFORNIA LEAST TERN, STERNULA ANTILLARUM BROWNI, AND THE WESTERN SNOWY PLOVER, CHARADRIUS ALEXANDRINUS NIVOSUS.
Influence of predation on piping plover, Charadrius melodus, and least tern, Sterna antillarum, productivity along the Missouri River in South Dakota.