Redhead Ay thy a americana Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris Canvasback Aythya valisineria Lesser Scaup Aythya afpnis Bufflehead Bucephala albeola Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis Eared Grebe Podiceps nigricollis Clark's Grebe Aechmophorus clarkii Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrarhynchos Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis White-faced Ibis Plegadis chihi American Coot Fulica americana Sandhill Crane Grus canadensis Killdeer Charadrius vociferans Semipalmated Plover
Charadrius semipalmatus Black-necked Stilt Himantopus mexicanus American Avocet Recurvirostra americana Solitary Sandpiper Tringa solitaria Spotted Sandpiper Actitis mandarins Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus Generic sandpiper Calidris sp.
Charadrius semipalmatus Bonaparte, 1825 (Charadriidae), commonly known as Semipalmated Plover
, is a migrating bird that leaves the Arctic lakes, rivers and swamps in the winter (Nol and Blanken, 1999).
The agency has also gunned down the brown-headed cowbird, boat-tailed grackle, common raven, American crow, fish crow and waterfowl and wading birds that relish the coastal wetlands neighboring Kennedy, such as the wood duck, bufflehead, American wigeon, semipalmated plover
, sanderling, least sandpiper, black-crowned night heron, great egret and cattle egret, according to Port Authority records.
I was so taken with the look and sound of the words "Semipalmated Plover
" that I cut them out and taped them to my tape dispenser.
Small plovers, including Piping Plover, Snowy Plover, and Semipalmated Plover
, occurred mainly on High Mudflat/Pool and on High Algal Mudflat.
Influence of arctic terns on survival of artificial and natural semipalmated plover
My favorite bird name is the semipalmated plover
. But I've only seen them around an ocean.
Conversely, American golden-plover, semipalmated plover
, and pectoral sandpiper occurrences were significantly higher, and the occurrences of Baird's sandpipers and stilt sandpipers were nearly significantly higher, in the eastern foothills stratum (Table 1).
immer 9 Rough-legged hawk buse pattue Buteo Lagopus 71 Peregrine falcon faucon pelerin Falco peregrinus 6 Sandhill crane grue du Canada Grus canadensis 3 Black-bellied pluvier argente Pluvialis M plover squatarola American golden- pluvier bronze Pluvialis dominica 6 plover Semipalmated plover
pluvier semipalme Charadrius 38 semipalmatus Ruddy turnstone tournepierre a Arenaria interpres M collier Semipalmated becasseau Calidris pusilla 59 sandpiper semipalmd Least sandpiper becasseau C.
Species Scientific name Letter cod e Lesser golden plover Pluvialis dominica Muller LGPL Semipalmated plover
Charadrius semipalmatus Bonaparte SEPL Hudsonian godwit Limosa haemastica L.
Blanken MS and Nol E (1998) Factors affecting parental behavior in Semipalmated Plovers
. Auk 115, 166-174.
There were three semipalmated plovers
, chunky but dapper, looking like undersized killdeer who'd lost one of the two black circles ringing their necks.