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Charadrius montanus
Charadrius montanus
Mountain Plover
Photographer: Ron Wolf

ID: 0000 0000 1108 0193 (2008-11-03)

Copyright © 2008 Ron Wolf

  • date of photo  Nov 2, 2008
  • location   Field along Hwy. 1, 4 miles west of Santa Cruz (Santa Cruz County, California, US)
  • family Charadriidae
  • order Ciconiiformes
  • class Aves
  • notes   This vagrant, found along the California coast, was far from its usual range and habitat -- western interior plains and prairies.
  • photo category: Animal - Bird

  • common names   Mountain Plover (photographer)
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