Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Plovers and Lapwings :: Red-kneed Dotterel
Red-kneed Dotterel Erythrogonys cinctus
Described by: Gould (1838)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): Charadrius cinctus
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RangeS. New Guinea and Australia;
Interior of Australia in w. Western Australia, Northern Territory, c. South Australia and sc. Queensland (Lake Bindegolly and Townsville Common Environmental Park) s. in New South Wales (Avalon Swamp and Leeton Swamp), Australian Capital Territory (Kelley's Swamp) and Victoria (Port Phillip Bay).
Moves to coastal areas during dry season.
Ranges to Tasmania and ex. s. New Guinea.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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