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Forbes's Plover

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Charadrius forbesi Scientific name
Charadriiformes Order
Charadriidae Family
 20 cm Length
Grassland, costal, saltmarsh, lagoons, estuaries, beaches & wetlands. Range follow link Habitat
 4 Eggs, laid in a scrape.  Incubation by both parents Clutch
Arthropods, worms and beetles. Food  
3110  - TSN: 176531 World Number
Least Concern Status

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AKA:- Czech: kulík Forbesův


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Danish: Forbes' Prćstekrave
German: Braunstirn-Regenpfeifer, Forbesregenpfeifer
English: Forbes' Banded Plover, Forbes Plover, Forbe's Plover, Forbes' Plover, Forbes' Three-banded Plover, Forbes's Banded Plover, Forbes's Plover
Spanish: Chorlitejo de Forbes
Estonian: kaljutüll
Finnish: ruskonaamatylli
French: Gravelot de Forbes, Pluvier ŕ triple collier, Pluvier de Forbes
Italian: Corriere di Forbes
Japanese: misujichidori
Japanese: ミスジチドリ
Latin: Charadrius forbesi, Charadrius tricollaris forbesi
Dutch: Forbes' Plevier, Forbes-plevier
Norwegian: Savannelo
Polish: sieweczka ciemna
Portuguese: Borrelho-de-Forbe
Russian: Буролобый зуек, Буролобый зуёк
Slovak: kulík hnedolíci
Swedish: Savannstrandpipare
Swahili: Kitwitwi wa Forbes
Chinese: 福氏鸻


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