In North America it is restricted to the Gulf and Pacific coasts of the United States, and scattered inland localities from Saskatchewan to California and Texas. corrigenda vol.1-2) (v.1) The species is closely related to (and sometimes considered conspecific with) the Kentish Plover, Javan Plover and White-fronted Plover. eBird version 1.50 (v.1) Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014) (v.1) You may also find additional photos or links to sites with more information about that species. Scientific Name . wanderings and wonderings
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by Ian Smissen IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6 (v.1) To register to myAvibase click here. This dataset includes observations of Red-capped Plover (Charadrius (Charadrius) ruficapillus) that are sourced from the Atlas of Living Australia (ALA) database. Charadrius ruficapillus Red-capped Plover X Ma Chenonetta jubata Australian Wood Duck X . none corrigenda 7) (v.1) The Red-capped Plover (Charadrius ruficapillus), also known as the Red-capped Dotterel, is a small plover. 2012 revisions) (v.1) IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3 (v.1) IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1 (v.1) Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014) (v.3) While feeding, a Red-capped Plover runs rapidly along the ground, stopping suddenly to snatch prey from the surface. It breeds in Australia. IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4 (v.1) Juvenile male Red-capped Plover at Pelican Point, Soldier's Beach Aug 2014. IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2 (v.1) Charadriidae, Charadrius. Clements 6th edition (incl. Black-capped Fea’s Hawaiian Pewee Greater Western Wood-Phainopepla Phalarope Red Red-necked Wilson’s Pheasant, Ring-necked Phoebe Black Eastern Say’s Pigeon Band-tailed Rock Pintail, Northern Pipit American Red-throated Plover American Golden- Black-bellied Greater Sand- Mountain Pacific Golden- Piping Semipalmated Western Snowy Wilson’s Birdlife checklist version 00 (v.1) Birds of the Australia Common Name: Red-capped Plover Scientific Name: Charadrius ruficapillus Juvenile male Red-capped Plover at Pelican Point, Soldier's Beach Aug 2014. IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3 (v.1) The eggs are usually well camouflaged. Clements 5th edition (incl. Start typing and choose one. Highlight taxa in a checklist (shown in red) Morony, Bock and Farrand (v.4) IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2 (v.1) IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3 (v.1) IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1 (v.1) Lesser sand plover, Charadrius mongolus. Red-capped Plover Scientific name: Charadrius ruficapillus Family: Charadriidae Order: Charadriiformes Featured Bird Groups Shore birds and waders What does it look like? Kentish plover Charadrius alexandrinus. Genus:   Charadrius, Short link:   https://avibase.ca/1EDCA978, Taxonomic Serial Number: eBird version 1.52 (v.1) The Red-capped Dotterel has gray-brown upperparts; white underparts and forehead. Family:   Charadriidae Scientific name: Charadrius ruficapillus. Similar to: Chestnut-banded Plover. Female has paler gray-brown crown. Bird Atlas Number . Source: Wikipedia, Order:   Charadriiformes Charadrius ruficapillusCharadriidae. eBird version 2019 (v.5) Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published) (v.1) Clements, version 2018 (v.1) It's not until they scurry down the sand on their orange legs that you're likely to spot these big-eyed shorebirds with a sharp black collar and an orange bill. eBird version 2016 (v.1) Red-capped Plover. Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996) (v.1) In flight there is a clear white wing bar and white outer tail.The female is duller in colour, missing the dark breast patches. Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017) (v.1) It breeds in Australia. Birdlife checklist version 03 (v.1) corrigenda 6) (v.1) IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4 (v.1) IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4 (v.1) by Lyle Radford | Nov 19, 2020 IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3 (v.1) you will find the scientific name and distribution information. Red-capped Plover Charadrius ruficapillus. Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013) (v.1) Red-capped Plover. IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4 (v.1) You may also find ... Red-breasted Plover (New Zealand Dotterel) Photo copyright Miranda Mines: Common Ringed Plover ... Red-capped Plover Photo copyright Laurence Poh: Malaysian Plover Photo copyright Porpol Nontapa: List name Birds of Western Australia Owner david.martin@csiro.au List type Area checklist Description ... Common name:Red-capped Plover list grid. A small plover of beaches and barren ground, the Snowy Plover can be found across North and South America, Eurasia, and Africa. IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2 (v.1) Charadrius [alexandrinus, nivosus, pallidus, ruficapillus, marginatus or javanicus] 2010 revisions) (v.1) Red-capped Plover Charadrius ruficapillus Described by: Temminck (1822) Alternate common name(s): Red-capped Dotterel, Red-capped Sandplover Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors Photographs corrigenda 4) (v.1) Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018) (v.3) Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. The adult male Red-capped Plover has a bright reddish chestnut crown (centre of crown can be grey brown) and nape, and grey brown mantle. IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1 (v.1) IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0 (v.1) User CTRL+Click to select multiple values (⌘+Click on a Mac) What shape is closest to the bird you saw? Movements are poorly known, but it may move between the coast and inland wetlands. It breeds in Australia. Clements, version 2015 (v.1) Clements, version 2017 (v.1) Charadriidae, Charadrius. Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018) (v.1) by Lyle Radford | Nov 4, 2020 2004 revisions) (v.1) IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2 (v.1) Charadrius ruficapillus. IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8 (v.1) Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. Birdlife checklist version 02 (v.1) Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. The steel-gray, red-capped Sandhill Crane is the most abundant of the world's cranes. Type : full This dataset includes observations of Red-capped Plover (Charadrius (Charadrius) ruficapillus) that are sourced from the Atlas of … Scientific name… 2007 revisions) (v.1) Rather than raw observations, these have been filtered such that they are assumed to be suitable for species distribution modelling exercises. TSN: 176541. They nest in soft sand away from the water's edge along the Atlantic Coast, Great Plains, and Great Lakes.