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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Charadrius thoracicus Scientific name
Charadriiformes Order
Charadriidae Family
13 – 14 cm Length
Coastal, beaches, mudflats, grassland & wetlands. Between 0 - 28 m Endemic to Madagascar. Habitat
2 Eggs, laid in a scrape.  Incubation 26 - 28 days, by both parents Clutch
Arthropods, worms and beetles. Food  
3106 - TSN: 176542 World Number
Vulnerable Status

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AKA:- Czech: Kulík madagaskarský
Danish: Madagaskarprćstekrave
German: Madagaskarregenpfeifer
English: Black banded Plover, Black-banded Plover, Black-banded Plover/Madagascan Plover, Black-banded Sand Plover, Black-banded Sandplover, Black-banded Sand-Plover, Madagascan Plover, Madagascar Plover, Madascan Plover
Spanish: Chorlitejo Malgache
Estonian: madagaskari tüll
Finnish: Madagaskarintylli
French: Gravelot ŕ bandeau noir, Gravelot de Madagascar, Pluvier ŕ bandeau noir
Italian: Corriere del Madagascar, Corriere fasciato
Japanese: madagasukaruchidori
Japanese: マダガスカルチドリ
Latin: Charadrius thoracicus
Dutch: Madagaskarplevier
Norwegian: Madagaskarlo
Polish: sieweczka madagaskarska
Russian: Мадагаскарский зуёк
Slovak: kulík okrovobruchý
Swedish: Madagaskarstrandpipare
Chinese: 黑斑沙鸻
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