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Tawny-throated Dotterel

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wpe974.jpg (23881 bytes) Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Oreopholus ruficollis Scientific name
Charadriiformes Order
Charadriidae Family
25–28 cm Length
Grassland & shrubland. Between 3,500 - 4,500 m.  Range follow link Habitat
 4 buff- coloured eggs, laid in a scrape.  Incubation by both parents. Clutch
Arthropods, worms, beetles, larvae & crustaceans. Food  
3132 - TSN: 176559 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

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Tawny-throated Dotterel Niels Krabbe Abra Pampa, Jujuy  Argentina flight calls XC28365


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AKA:- Czech: Kulík hnedokrký, kulík tenkozobý
Danish: Langnæbbet Pomeransfugl
German: Klippenregenpfeifer, Orangekehl-Regenpfeifer
English: Slender-billed Dotterel, Tawny throated Dotterel, Tawny-throated Dotterel
Spanish: Chorlito Cabezón, Chorlo cabezón, Chorlo de campo
Spanish (Argentine): Chorlo cabezón
Spanish (Chile): Chorlo de campo
Spanish (Paraguay): Chorlito cabezón
Spanish (Uruguay): Chorlo Cabezón
Estonian: andi tüll
Finnish: Andienkeräkurmitsa
French: Pluvier oréophile
Guarani: Mbatuirusu
Italian: Corriere golafulva, Piviere tortolino collorosso
Japanese: nodoakakobashichidori
Japanese: ノドアカコバシチドリ
Latin: Charadrius ruficollis, Eudromias ruficollis, Oreopholus ruficollis
Dutch: Andesplevier
Norwegian: Rusthalslo
Polish: mornelak
Portuguese: batuíra-de-papo-ferrugíneo, Batuíra-ferrugem
Portuguese (Brazil): Batuíra-de-papo-ferrugíneo, batuíra-ferrugem
Russian: Бурогорлая ржанка
Slovak: kulík hnedohrdlý , Kulík útesový
Swedish: Roststrupig pipare
Chinese: 橙喉鸻


[ Argentina:- Northwest, Buenos Aires, Cuyo, Gran Chaco, Mesopotamia, Pampas, Patagonia. ]


[ Brazil:- South Brazil:- Rio Grande do Sul, ]



Falkland Islands

[ Galapagos:- Española Island, Rare/Accidental, ]




Oreopholus ruficollis
Oreopholus ruficollis pallidus
Oreopholus ruficollis ruficollis



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