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

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Grey Plover Pluvialis squatarola

Observer

ryber

Date

March 31, 2015 06:27 AM AWST

Photos / Sounds

What

Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

March 29, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola

Observer

greglasley

Date

March 29, 2015

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Square

What

Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 28, 2015 11:48 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Gray Plover Pluvialis squatarola

Observer

trcarlisle

Date

February 22, 2014 10:25 AM GST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black bellied plover Pluvialis squatarola

Observer

s1ipps

Date

March 23, 2015 12:57 PM PDT

Description

American coot to the left and willet to the right. Not positive this is the black bellied plover in middle

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola

Observer

rkharwood

Date

September 3, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola

Observer

dwest

Date

March 15, 2015 09:01 AM PDT

Description

Chest mottling pattern something I do not recall seeing before. Just for fun, I stared at the Rock Sanpiper for a while before giving up.

Edit: was intending to crop photo to present only the two birds in front of the Northern Shovelers.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

black-bellied plover Pluvialis squatarola

Observer

dreierj

Date

March 14, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola

Observer

dpom

Date

March 14, 2015 10:34 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola

Observer

adorantes

Date

November 5, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola

Observer

adorantes

Date

November 22, 2014

Description

Individuo juvenil.

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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.