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Semipalmated Plover

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Charadrius semipalmatus Scientific name
Charadriiformes Order
Charadriidae Family
14–20 cm (Wingspan 35–56 cm ) Length
Coastal areas, grassland & wetlands. Between  Range:- Breeding Canada & USA Migrating as far as Argentina:- Patagonia & an extremely rare vagrant to western Europe, Habitat
 Eggs, laid in a scrape on the ground. Clutch
Arthropods, worms and beetles. Food  
3101 - TSN: 176506 - World Number
Least Concern Status

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AKA:- Catalan: Corriol semipalmat
Czech: Kulík Bonapartuv, kulík kanadský
Danish: Amerikansk Prćstekrave
German: Amerika Sandregenpfeifer, Amerikanischer Sandregenpfeifer, Ringregenpfeifer, Weißstirn-Regenpfeifer
English: American Ringed Plover, Semipalmated Plover, Semi-palmated Plover
Spanish: Chorlitejo Semipalmado, Chorlitejo Semipalmeado, Chorlito palmado, Chorlito Semipalmado, Chorlito Semipalmeado, Chorlo semipalmado, Chorlo Semipalmeado, Corlitejo Semipalmado, Frailecillo Semipalmeado, Playerito Semipalmado, Playero, Playero Acollarado, Playero semipalmeado
Spanish (Argentine): Chorlito palmado
Spanish (Chile): Chorlo semipalmado
Spanish (Colombia): Chorlitejo Semipalmado
Spanish (Costa Rica): Chorlitejo Semipalmado
Spanish (Cuba): Frailecillo Semipalmeado
Spanish (Dominican Rep.): Chorlito Semipalmado, Playerito Semipalmado, Playero
Spanish (Honduras): Playero semipalmeado
Spanish (Mexico): Chorlito Semipalmeado, Chorlo Semipalmado, chorlo semipalmeado
Spanish (Nicaragua): Chorlitejo Semipalmeado
Spanish (Paraguay): Chorlito palmado
Spanish (Uruguay): Chorlito Palmado, Chorlito Semipalmado
Spanish (Venezuela): Playero Acollarado
Estonian: ameerika tundratüll
Basque: Corriol semipalmat
Finnish: Kanadantylli
French: Gravelot ŕ collier, Gravelot semipalmé, Pluvier ŕ collier, Pluvier semipalmé
Guadeloupean Creole French: Collier
Galician: Corriol semipalmat, Píllara semipalmada
Guarani: Mbatuirusu
Haitian Creole French: Kolye janm jňn
Icelandic: Kvöldlóa
Italian: Corriere semipalmato
Japanese: mikazukichidori, mizukakichidori
Japanese: ミカズキチドリ, ミズカキチドリ
Latin: Aegialitis semipalmata, Charadrius hiaticula semipalmatus, Charadrius semipalmatus
Lithuanian: Amerikinis kirlikas
Dutch: Amerikaanse Bontbekplevier
Norwegian: Amerikasandlo
Polish: sieweczka skapopletwa, sieweczka skąpopłetwa
Portuguese: agachada, agachadeira, batuíra, Batuira-de-bando, batuíra-de-bando, batuíra-norte-americana, Borrelho-semipalmado, maçarico, maçarico-semipalmado, pinga-pinga
Portuguese (Brazil): agachada, agachadeira, batuíra, Batuíra-de-bando, batuíra-norte-americana, maçarico, maçarico-semipalmado, pinga-pinga
Russian: Галстучник перепончатопалый, Перепончатопалый галстучник
Slovak: Kulík poloblanistý
Slovenian: ameriški komatni deževnik
Swedish: Flikstrandpipare
Turkish: Perdeli Cılıbıt
Chinese: 半蹼鸻



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