Family Plovers (Charadriidae)

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Common name Scientific name Videos Photos Sounds Status
Grey Plover Pluvialis squatarola 86 131 3
LC
Eurasian Golden Plover Pluvialis apricaria 36 65 3
LC
Pacific Golden Plover Pluvialis fulva 81 93 1
LC
American Golden Plover Pluvialis dominica 26 38 2
LC
Tawny-throated Dotterel Oreopholus ruficollis 8 14 1
LC
Diademed Plover Phegornis mitchellii 22 27
NT
Eurasian Dotterel Eudromias morinellus 27 64 2
LC
Northern Red-breasted Plover Charadrius aquilonius 63 24 4
NT
Southern Red-breasted Plover Charadrius obscurus 2 6
EN
Common Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula 84 109 7
LC
Semipalmated Plover Charadrius semipalmatus 49 108 3
LC
Long-billed Plover Charadrius placidus 14 14
LC
Little Ringed Plover Charadrius dubius 130 180 6
LC
Wilson’s Plover Charadrius wilsonia 25 55 1
LC
Killdeer Charadrius vociferus 49 132 5
LC
Piping Plover Charadrius melodus 15 33
NT
Black-banded Plover Charadrius thoracicus 2 9
VU
Kittlitz’s Plover Charadrius pecuarius 13 34
LC
St Helena Plover Charadrius sanctaehelenae 8 1
CR
African Three-banded Plover Charadrius tricollaris 13 48
LC
Madagascar Three-banded Plover Charadrius bifrontatus 1 1
LC
Forbes’s Plover Charadrius forbesi 1 8
LC
White-fronted Plover Charadrius marginatus 11 33
LC
Kentish Plover Charadrius alexandrinus 41 130 1
LC
White-faced Plover Charadrius dealbatus 26 16 1
DD
Snowy Plover Charadrius nivosus 19 30
NT
Javan Plover Charadrius javanicus 12 28
NT
Red-capped Plover Charadrius ruficapillus 33 56
LC
Malay Plover Charadrius peronii 17 23 1
NT
Chestnut-banded Plover Charadrius pallidus 1 12
NT
Collared Plover Charadrius collaris 22 37 1
LC
Puna Plover Charadrius alticola 10 16
LC
Two-banded Plover Charadrius falklandicus 10 28 1
LC
Double-banded Plover Charadrius bicinctus 40 22 1
LC
Lesser Sandplover Charadrius mongolus 33 50 2
LC
Greater Sandplover Charadrius leschenaultii 23 72
LC
Caspian Plover Charadrius asiaticus 8 18
LC
Oriental Plover Charadrius veredus 7 31
LC
Mountain Plover Charadrius montanus 5 9
NT
Rufous-chested Plover Charadrius modestus 8 24 1
LC
Hooded Plover Thinornis cucullatus 31 17
VU
Shore Plover Thinornis novaeseelandiae 3 5
EN
Black-fronted Dotterel Elseyornis melanops 27 49 3
LC
Pied Lapwing Hoploxypterus cayanus 32 29 3
LC
Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus 105 158 5
NT
Long-toed Lapwing Vanellus crassirostris 5 27
LC
Blacksmith Lapwing Vanellus armatus 16 76 2
LC
Spur-winged Lapwing Vanellus spinosus 39 101 6
LC
River Lapwing Vanellus duvaucelii 14 24 3
NT
Black-headed Lapwing Vanellus tectus 14 31
LC
Yellow-wattled Lapwing Vanellus malabaricus 17 60 5
LC
White-headed Lapwing Vanellus albiceps 9 30
LC
Senegal Lapwing Vanellus lugubris 11 15 1
LC
Black-winged Lapwing Vanellus melanopterus 10 24
LC
Crowned Lapwing Vanellus coronatus 16 60 1
LC
Wattled Lapwing Vanellus senegallus 20 56 2
LC
Spot-breasted Lapwing Vanellus melanocephalus 17 14 1
LC
Brown-chested Lapwing Vanellus superciliosus 9 11
LC
Grey-headed Lapwing Vanellus cinereus 7 25 2
LC
Red-wattled Lapwing Vanellus indicus 55 195 9
LC
Javan Lapwing Vanellus macropterus 1
CR
Banded Lapwing Vanellus tricolor 10 17 1
LC
Masked Lapwing Vanellus miles 22 28 4
LC
Black-shouldered Lapwing Vanellus novaehollandiae 30 52 10
LC
Sociable Lapwing Vanellus gregarius 10 44
CR
White-tailed Lapwing Vanellus leucurus 11 30 1
LC
Southern Lapwing Vanellus chilensis 114 186 13
LC
Andean Lapwing Vanellus resplendens 18 26 1
LC
Red-kneed Dotterel Erythrogonys cinctus 27 22 1
LC
Inland Dotterel Peltohyas australis 15 9 1
LC
Wrybill Anarhynchus frontalis 49 27 1
VU

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