Family Plovers (Charadriidae)

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Common name Scientific name Videos Photos Sounds Status
Grey Plover Pluvialis squatarola 90 151 3
LC
Eurasian Golden Plover Pluvialis apricaria 36 70 3
LC
Pacific Golden Plover Pluvialis fulva 83 104 1
LC
American Golden Plover Pluvialis dominica 26 41 2
LC
Tawny-throated Dotterel Oreopholus ruficollis 8 15 1
LC
Diademed Plover Phegornis mitchellii 22 29
NT
Eurasian Dotterel Eudromias morinellus 27 67 2
LC
Northern Red-breasted Plover Charadrius aquilonius 69 24 4
NT
Southern Red-breasted Plover Charadrius obscurus 2 6
EN
Common Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula 85 117 7
LC
Semipalmated Plover Charadrius semipalmatus 49 115 3
LC
Long-billed Plover Charadrius placidus 14 16
LC
Little Ringed Plover Charadrius dubius 131 203 6
LC
Wilson’s Plover Charadrius wilsonia 25 60 1
LC
Killdeer Charadrius vociferus 50 142 5
LC
Piping Plover Charadrius melodus 15 33
NT
Black-banded Plover Charadrius thoracicus 2 10
VU
Kittlitz's Plover Charadrius pecuarius 14 41
LC
St Helena Plover Charadrius sanctaehelenae 8 1
VU
African Three-banded Plover Charadrius tricollaris 13 57
LC
Madagascar Three-banded Plover Charadrius bifrontatus 1 2
LC
Forbes's Plover Charadrius forbesi 1 13
LC
White-fronted Plover Charadrius marginatus 13 34
LC
Kentish Plover Charadrius alexandrinus 41 150 1
LC
White-faced Plover Charadrius dealbatus 26 17 1
DD
Snowy Plover Charadrius nivosus 21 35
NT
Javan Plover Charadrius javanicus 12 30
NT
Red-capped Plover Charadrius ruficapillus 33 57
LC
Malay Plover Charadrius peronii 17 27 1
NT
Chestnut-banded Plover Charadrius pallidus 5 13
NT
Collared Plover Charadrius collaris 22 40 1
LC
Puna Plover Charadrius alticola 10 17
LC
Two-banded Plover Charadrius falklandicus 10 28 1
LC
Double-banded Plover Charadrius bicinctus 40 22 1
LC
Lesser Sandplover Charadrius mongolus 35 62 2
LC
Greater Sandplover Charadrius leschenaultii 24 81
LC
Caspian Plover Charadrius asiaticus 9 24
LC
Oriental Plover Charadrius veredus 7 35
LC
Mountain Plover Charadrius montanus 5 9
NT
Rufous-chested Plover Charadrius modestus 8 24 1
LC
Hooded Plover Thinornis cucullatus 31 19
VU
Shore Plover Thinornis novaeseelandiae 3 5
EN
Black-fronted Dotterel Elseyornis melanops 29 49 3
LC
Pied Lapwing Hoploxypterus cayanus 32 36 3
LC
Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus 118 173 5
NT
Long-toed Lapwing Vanellus crassirostris 5 28
LC
Blacksmith Lapwing Vanellus armatus 16 82 2
LC
Spur-winged Lapwing Vanellus spinosus 40 117 6
LC
River Lapwing Vanellus duvaucelii 14 31 3
NT
Black-headed Lapwing Vanellus tectus 15 32
LC
Yellow-wattled Lapwing Vanellus malabaricus 17 72 6
LC
White-headed Lapwing Vanellus albiceps 9 32
LC
Senegal Lapwing Vanellus lugubris 11 18 1
LC
Black-winged Lapwing Vanellus melanopterus 10 26
LC
Crowned Lapwing Vanellus coronatus 16 66 1
LC
Wattled Lapwing Vanellus senegallus 21 63 2
LC
Spot-breasted Lapwing Vanellus melanocephalus 17 15 1
LC
Brown-chested Lapwing Vanellus superciliosus 9 11
LC
Grey-headed Lapwing Vanellus cinereus 7 30 2
LC
Red-wattled Lapwing Vanellus indicus 56 203 12
LC
Javan Lapwing Vanellus macropterus 1
CR
Banded Lapwing Vanellus tricolor 10 19 1
LC
Masked Lapwing Vanellus miles 20 32 4
LC
Black-shouldered Lapwing Vanellus novaehollandiae 32 53 10
LC
Sociable Lapwing Vanellus gregarius 10 49
CR
White-tailed Lapwing Vanellus leucurus 13 43 1
LC
Southern Lapwing Vanellus chilensis 116 195 13
LC
Andean Lapwing Vanellus resplendens 18 30 1
LC
Red-kneed Dotterel Erythrogonys cinctus 29 24 1
LC
Inland Dotterel Peltohyas australis 15 11 1
LC
Wrybill Anarhynchus frontalis 50 27 1
VU

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