Literature Dotterel
[order] Charadriiformes | [family]

Dotterel determination[order] Charadriiformes | [family] Charadriidae | [latin] Charadrius morinellus | [UK] Dotterel | [FR] Pluvier guignard | [DE] Mornellregenpfeifer | [ES] Chorlito Carambolo | [IT] Piviere tortolino eurasiatico | [NL] Morinelplevier


Habitat Use and Resource Overlap by Breeding Golden Plovers
and Dotterels (Pluvialis apricaria, Charadrius morinellus)`

Author(s): Ingvar Byrkjedal
Abstract: This study describes their habitat use and resource overlap in an area of co-occur-
rence in southern Norway, and analyzes their population densities, and aggression in
relation to predictions from the competitive exclusion principle…[more]..
Source: J. Orn. 130, 1989: S. 197-206
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Attendance at the nest of polyandrous Dotterel Charadrius morinellus in Finland.
Author(s): Pulliainen E. & Saari L
Abstract: The behaviour of a polyandrous female Dotterel was studied in 1970 at Varriotunturi, eastern Finnish Lapland (67degree 44’N, 29degree 37’E). Five days after the completion of her first clutch, a second one was started in which both parents shared the..[more]..
Source: ARDEA 85 (1): 67-71.
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All of Charadriidae

  1. American Golden Plover
  2. Pluvialis dominica
  1. Dotterel
  2. Charadrius morinellus
  1. Golden-Plover
  2. Pluvialis apricaria
  1. Grey Plover
  2. Pluvialis squatarola
  1. Kentish Plover
  2. Charadrius alexandrinus
  1. Killdeer
  2. Charadrius vociferus
  1. Little Ringed Plover
  2. Charadrius dubius
  1. Northern Lapwing
  2. Vanellus vanellus
  1. Pacific Golden Plover
  2. Pluvialis fulva
  1. Ringed Plover
  2. Charadrius hiaticula
  1. Semipalmated Plover
  2. Charadrius semipalmatus
  1. Sociable Lapwing
  2. Vanellus gregarius
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