Oriental Bird Images

Lesser Sand Plover Charadrius mongolus   - In flight
Lesser Sand Plover
Photographer : © Srikumar Bose
Location :Sundarbans, West Bengal, India
Date : 4 August 2018
English synonyms:Lesser Sandplover, Sand Plover, Lesser Plover, Short-Billed Sand Plover, Mogolian Sand Plover, Mongolian Plover, Mongolian Dotterel, Mongolian Sand-Dotterel, Tibetan Plover (atrifrons, schaeferi), Siberian Plover (mongolus, stegmanni), Lesser Sand Dotterel
Bird Family :Charadriinae - Plovers, Dotterels & Lapwings
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :Individual in breeding plumage on the right; non-breeding on the left.
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