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Charadrius ruficapillus Scientific name
Charadriiformes Order
Charadriidae Family
14–16 cm (Wingspan 27–34 cm) Length
Grassland, wetlands, Saline, Brackish or Alkaline Lakes, coastal areas & wastewater treatment Areas. Between Range follow link Habitat
2 Pale yellowish-brown eggs, spotted black, laid in a scrape.  Incubation 30 days, by both parents Clutch
Arthropods, worms, beetles, larvae & crustaceans. Food  
3115 - TSN: 176541 - World Number
Least Concern Status

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 Red-capped Plover Colin Trainor Lake Tasitolu East Timor XC65959 call


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AKA:- Czech: Kulík cervenotemenný, kulík rezavotemenný
Danish: Rřdisset Prćstekrave
German: Rotkopfregenpfeifer, Rotkopf-Regenpfeifer
English: Red capped Plover, Red-capped Dotterel, Red-capped dottorel, Red-capped Plover
Spanish: Chorlitejo Capelirrojo, Chorlitejo Capellirrojo, Chorlitejo de Capote Rojo
Estonian: punapea-tüll
Finnish: Ruosteniskatylli
French: Gravelot ŕ tęte rousse, Pluvier ŕ tęte rousse
Indonesian: Cerek Topi-merah
Italian: Corriere capirosso, Corriere caporosso
Japanese: akaerishirochidori
Japanese: アカエリシロチドリ
Latin: Charadrius ruficapillus
Dutch: Roodkopplevier
Norwegian: Rřdhettelo
Polish: sieweczka rdzawoglowa, sieweczka rdzawogłowa
Russian: Красношапочный зуёк
Slovak: Kulík červenotemenný, kulík hrdzavohlavý
Swedish: Rödhuvad strandpipare
Chinese: 红顶鸻



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