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Caspian Plover Charadrius asiaticus   - Adult male in partial breeding plumage
Caspian Plover
Photographer : © Gaurav Bhatnagar
Location :Tal Chhapar Wild life sanctuary, District Churu, Rajasthan
Date : 25 August 2009
English synonyms:Caspian Dotterel, Oriental Dotterel, Caspian Sand-Plover, Oriental Plover, Lesser Oriental Plover, Sand Plover
Bird Family :Charadriinae - Plovers, Dotterels & Lapwings
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :This is the first record from the state of Rajasthan of this species.
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