Black-bellied Plover

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BLACK-BELLIED PLOVER (Pluvialis squatarola)

Fact Card

COMMON NAME:  BLACK-BELLIED PLOVER
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Pluvialis squatarola
TYPE: Vagrant
RECORDED SIGHTINGS: Viti Levu – Vanua Levu – Taveuni – Kadavu – Lomaiviti – Lau – Rotuma
GROUP NAME:  KINGDOMAnimalia / PHYLUMChordata / CLASSAves
ORDER – Charadriiformes / FAMILY – Charadriidae / GENUS – Pluvialis

Video: Black-bellied Plover

Audio: Black-bellied Plover

IUCN Red List Status

IUCN RED LIST CATEGORY Scale Least Concern

References

  • [Don DesJardin]. (2013, April 3). Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola [Video]. Macaulay Library. Link
  • Grey plover. (2023, July 10). In Wikipedia. Link
  • IUCN (2019, August 14). Black-bellied Plover. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Retrieved September 27, 2023, from Link
  • [Zak Pohlen]. (2019, July 10). Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola [Audio]. Macaulay Library. Link

Additional Sources of Information

  • NatureFiji-MareqetiViti is Fiji’s only domestic NGO working solely for the conservation and sustainable management of Fiji’s unique natural heritage – Link

 

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