Charadrius morinellus

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Related to Charadrius morinellus: Eudromias morinellus
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Noun1.Charadrius morinellus - rare plover of upland areas of EurasiaCharadrius morinellus - rare plover of upland areas of Eurasia
plover - any of numerous chiefly shorebirds of relatively compact build having straight bills and large pointed wings; closely related to the sandpipers
Charadrius, genus Charadrius - type genus of the Charadriidae: plovers
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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).
Diet and habitat use of the Dotteral Charadrius morinellus in Scotland.