Classification
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All Names

  • English
    • Shorebirds
    • Waders and allies
    • Gulls, Button-Quails, Plovers and Allies
  • Scientific Names
    • Charadriiformes
    • Turniciformes
  • Spanish
    • Playeros, playeritos, ostreros, chorlitos, gaviotas y gallitos de mar

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Upland Sandpiper Bartramia longicauda

Observer

ericisley

Date

August 18, 2006 12:28 PM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

None of these are recent images

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

test_biocaching1

Date

October 23, 2014 01:27 AM BST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

test_biocaching1

Date

October 23, 2014 01:24 AM BST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Killdeer Charadrius vociferus

Observer

lupe

Date

October 13, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Wattled Jacana Jacana jacana

Observer

csavy

Date

August 16, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Solitary Sandpiper Tringa solitaria

Observer

csavy

Date

August 16, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Southern Lapwing Vanellus chilensis

Observer

csavy

Date

August 16, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Southern Lapwing Vanellus chilensis

Observer

csavy

Date

August 15, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Gulls, Button-Quails, Plovers and Allies Order Charadriiformes

Observer

davidh001

Date

October 20, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Redshank Tringa totanus

Observer

davidh001

Date

October 20, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sandpipers and Allies Family Scolopacidae

Observer

davidh001

Date

October 20, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Pied Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta

Observer

davidh001

Date

October 20, 2014
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Description from Wikipedia

Charadriiformes is a diverse order of small to medium-large birds. It includes about 350 species and has members in all parts of the world. Most Charadriiformes live near water and eat invertebrates or other small animals; however, some are pelagic (sea birds), some occupy deserts and a few are found in thick forest.

No range data available.