Birds in breeding and winter plumages on the shore.

Birds in breeding and winter plumages on the shore.
Species: Lesser Sandplover   Charadrius mongolus
Subspecies: schaeferi
Author: Josep del Hoyo
Tuesday, April 8, 2008
Added to IBC: 9 Jan 2009 - 12:38
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Altitude (m): 
71 meters


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Josep del Hoyo, IBC1166173. Accessible at

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Josep del Hoyo, IBC1166173. Video of Lesser Sandplover Charadrius mongolus at Krabi, Thailand. Accessible at

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