Kentish plover (Charadrius alexandrinus)

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Kentish plover fact file

Kentish plover description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderCharadriiformes
FamilyCharadriidae
GenusCharadrius (1)

Information on the Kentish plover (Charadrius alexandrinus) is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly. 

French
Gravelot à collier interrompu.
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Kentish plover status

The Kentish plover is classified as Least Concern (LC) on the IUCN Red List (1)

IUCN Red List species status – Least Concern

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (August, 2011)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Kentish plover defending nest  
Kentish plover defending nest

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