P1050844 P1050845
Photo © Matt Muir, some rights reserved
Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge, VA (Google, OSM)
37.8908788915, -75.3426383436
Accuracy: 47m
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Description

Three individuals of this species, next to an oystercatcher and divided by (possibly) a dowitcher.

May. 09, 2012 22:50:05 -0400
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Comments & Identifications

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Black-bellied Plover - Photo (c) Len Blumin, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
muir's ID: Black-bellied Plover (Pluvialis squatarola)
Posted by muir over 2 years ago (Flag)
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Transitional plumage for a black-bellied plover? Looks similar to what I saw later in the day, in a different area.

Posted by muir over 2 years ago (Flag)
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Black-bellied Plover - Photo (c) Len Blumin, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
hartvillestuff's ID: Black-bellied Plover (Pluvialis squatarola)
Posted by hartvillestuff over 2 years ago (Flag)
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Identification Summary

Black-bellied Plover - Photo (c) Len Blumin, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
muir's ID: Black-bellied Plover (Pluvialis squatarola)
Black-bellied Plover - Photo (c) Len Blumin, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
Community ID: Black-bellied Plover (Pluvialis squatarola)
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Data Quality Assessment

Community-supported ID? Yes
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Date? Yes
Georeferenced? Yes
Photos or sounds? Yes
Is the organism wild/naturalized? Unknown
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