Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Plovers and Lapwings :: Long-billed Plover

Long-billed Plover Charadrius placidus

Described by: Gray; Gray (1863)
Alternate common name(s): Long-billed Ringed Plover
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan - Jan 31, 2004 © William Hull  Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan - Jan 31, 2004 © William Hull  Poyang Lake, China - Dec 6, 2008 © Jean-Philippe Paris 
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E. Asia;
Three breeding populations;
C. China. Se. Siberia (Ussuriland and Soviet Far East) ne. China and North Korea. Japan (Honshu and Shikoku).
Winters in ne. India to Japan, s. Korea, se. China and n. Indochina (Burma to n. Vietnam).


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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