Classification
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  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • BBPL
  • English
    • Gray Plover
    • Grey Plover
    • Black-bellied Plover
    • beetle-head
  • Scientific Names
    • Pluvialis squatarola
  • Spanish
    • Chorlo gris
  • French
    • pluvier argenté

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Recent observations

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What

Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

April 13, 2014

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Black-bellied plover Pluvialis squatarola

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primalux

Date

April 5, 2014 08:26 AM PDT

Description

Different individuals pictured in this observation

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Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola

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wendy5

Date

April 6, 2014

Description

It's April, so the male Black-bellied Plover now really has a black belly. Soon they head north to their breeding ground for the summer.

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Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola

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finatic

Date

March 29, 2014 09:59 AM PDT

Description

Baja California, Mexico

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black-bellied plover Pluvialis squatarola

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taylornairn

Date

March 28, 2014

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What

Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola

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wendy5

Date

March 21, 2014

Description

Soon the male Black-bellied Plovers will actually have black bellies!

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Black-bellied plover Pluvialis squatarola

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somanybirds

Date

February 21, 2014

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What

Grey Plover Pluvialis squatarola

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john11

Date

January 15, 1976

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No photos or sounds

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Grey Plover Pluvialis squatarola

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john11

Date

January 15, 1976

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Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola

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primalux

Date

January 30, 2014 01:00 PM PST

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What

Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola

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rwp84

Date

August 20, 1995

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Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola

Observer

primalux

Date

February 6, 2014 05:32 PM PST
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Description from Wikipedia

The Grey Plover (Pluvialis squatarola), known as the Black-bellied Plover in North America, is a medium-sized plover breeding in arctic regions. It is a long-distance migrant, with a nearly worldwide coastal distribution when not breeding.

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Conservation Summary

    Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.