Pacific Golden Plover

Pacific Golden Plover

Summary:

Literature Pacific Golden Plover
[order] Charadriiformes

Pacific Golden Plover determination[order] Charadriiformes | [family] Charadriidae | [latin] Pluvialis fulva | [UK] Pacific Golden Plover | [FR] Pluvier fauve | [DE] Pazifischer Goldregenpfeifer | [ES] Chorlito Dorado Siberiano | [IT] Piviere dorato del Pacifico | [NL] Aziatische Goudplevier


Literature

Title
Morphometric features of Pacific and American Golden-Plovers with
comments on field identification.

Author(s): Johnson, O.W. & Johnson, P.M. 2004
Abstract: We measured linear dimensions and evaluated identification criteria in Pacific and American Golden-Plovers
(Pluvialis fulva and P. dominica) captured for banding. Most of the fulva sampled were wintering birds in
Hawaii, representative of the mid-P..[more]..
Source: Wader Study Group Bull. 103: 42-49
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Title
Pacific and American Golden-Plovers: reflections on conservation needs
Author(s): Johnson, O.W. 2003
Abstract: Much has been learned about the biology of Pacific and American Golden-Plovers (Pluvialis fulva and P. dominica)
in recent years. However, most of this information does not address conservation-related questions
affecting the future of these birds…[more]..
Source: Wader Study Group Bull. 100: 10-13.
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Title
TAXONOMY, DISTRIBUTION, AND EVOLUTION OF GOLDEN PLOVERS (PLUVIALIS DOMINICA AND PLUVIALIS FULVA)
Author(s): PETER G. CONNORS
Abstract: A discriminant function analysis of specimen measurements separates 96% of two forms of Lesser Golden Plover in breeding plumage, previously described as subspecies. The forms breed sympatrically in northwest Alaska and are not isolated by habitat, b..[more]..
Source: The Auk 100: 607-620. July 1983
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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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