Grey Plover

photo by Hans Hillewaert

Scientific classification

Order

Charadriiformes

Family

Charadriidae

Subfamily

Pluvialis

Species

squatarola

Appearance

* Medium sized bird with a dark plumage
* Compact body with large head and pretty strong black bill
* Size: 26-29 cm

Habitat

Coastal areas

Countries

Africa
Americas
Asia
Europe
Oceania

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