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Charadrius nivosus
Charadrius nivosus
Snowy Plover
Photographer: Todd Battey

ID: 0000 0000 0114 0251 (2014-01-04)

Copyright © 2014 Todd Battey

  • date of photo  Nov 27, 2013
  • location   Santa Barbara County, California, US
  • notes   Federally endangered Snowy Plover (Charadrius alexandrinus) in Santa Barbara County, California. Juvenile/nonbreeding plumage in late November.
  • keywords: 'Federally endangered' endangered 'Snowy Plover' 'Charadrius alexandrinus' shorebird bird
  • photo category: Animal - Bird

  • common names   Snowy Plover (IOC )
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Michael Frankis    Jun 18, 2014

    Action: changed name from "Charadrius alexandrinus" to "Charadrius nivosus "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Species split from Eurasian C. alexandrinus"

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