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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Phegornis mitchellii Scientific name
Charadriiformes Order
Charadriidae Family
17–19 cm Length
Grassland & wetlands. Between 2850 - 5,000  Range:- [Argentina:;- Cuyo, Northwest, Patagonia, ] Bolivia, Chile, Peru. Habitat
2 Eggs, laid in a scrape.  Incubation by both parents Clutch
Arthropods, worms, beetles, larvae & crustaceans. Food  
Winters at lower altitude, down to 2,000 m. Habits
3134 - TSN: 176555 - Sub-species World Number
Near Threatened Status

view photos December 18, 2006 Photos by pablo_caceres_c © all rights reserved

Slideshow courtesy The Friends Of Worldbirds © all rights reserved

Diademed Plover Carlos Ferrari Rio El Penion-La Rioja Argentina Song/alarm call XC54706

view photos December 18, 2006 Photos by pablo_caceres_c © all rights reserved

view photos Image by jctolhuijsen © all rights reserved June 30, 2008


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AKA:- Czech: Šterkovnícek andský, štěrkovníček andský
Danish: Diadembrokfugl
German: Bänderregenpfeifer, Diademregenpfeif, Diademregenpfeifer, Diadem-Regenpfeifer
English: Diademed Plover, Diademed Sandpiper Plover, Diademed Sandpiper-Plover, Diamond Sandpiper Plover, Mitchell's Plover
Spanish: Chorlitejo Cordillerano, Chorlito cordillerano, Chorlito de las Ciénagas, Chorlito de vincha
Spanish (Argentine): Chorlito de vincha
Spanish (Chile): Chorlito cordillerano
Estonian: diademmtüll
Finnish: Andienkurmitsa
French: Pluvier des Andes
Italian: Corriere diademato, Piviere di Mitchell
Japanese: hashinagachidori
Japanese: ハシナガチドリ
Latin: Phegornis mitchellii
Dutch: Diadeemplevier
Norwegian: Diademlo
Polish: punczyk, puńczyk
Russian: Диадемовая ржанка
Slovak: kulík jarabý
Swedish: Diadempipare
Chinese: 黑顶鸻





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