Semipalmated Plover

Semipalmated Plover

Summary:

Literature Semipalmated Plover
[order] Charadriiformes |

Semipalmated Plover determination[order] Charadriiformes | [family] Charadriidae | [latin] Charadrius semipalmatus | [UK] Semipalmated Plover | [FR] Pluvier semipalm├ę | [DE] Amerikanischer Sandregenpfeifer | [ES] Chorlitejo Semipalmeado | [IT] Corriere semipalmato | [NL] Amerikaanse Bontbekplevier


Literature

Title
Atypical Nest Site of a Semipalmated Plover
Author(s): Linh P. Nguyen, Robert F. Rockwell, and Drake Larsen
Abstract: We report on an unusual nest site of
a Semipalmated Plover (Charadrius semipalmatus) at
La Pe┬┤rouse Bay, Manitoba, Canada. The nest was located
at the base of a 41-cm-high willow (Salix spp.)
in a dense willow patch surrounded by coastal mudflats..[more]..
Source: Wilson Bulletin, 116(2), 2004, pp. 184-186
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Title
Influence of Arctic Terns on Survival of Artificial
and Natural Semipalmated Plover Nests

Author(s): LINHP. NGUYEN, KENNETH F. ABRAHAM AND ERICA NOL
Abstract: Survival of Semipalmated Plover (
Charadrius semipalmatus
) nests was compared in areas with and
without nesting Arctic Terns (
Sterna paradisaea
) to determine whether the protection provided to plovers by association
with this colonial specie..[more]..
Source: Waterbirds 29(1): 100-104, 2006
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Title
Breeding of the Semipalmated Plover (Aegialitis semipalmata) in
Yarmouth County, Nova Scotia.

Author(s): Harrison F. Lewis
Abstract: On June 14, 1920, at Cook’s Beach,at the mouth of the Chebogue River, Yarmouth County, Nova Scotia, I found a nest and four eggs of the Semipalmated Plover (Aegialitis semipalmata
(Bonap.))..[more]..
Source: The AUK(27):583-584
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Title
BREEDING RECORD FOR THE SEMIPALMATED
PLOVER AT OCEAN SHORES, WASHINGTON

Author(s): JAMES R. MORRIS JR.
Abstract: On 23 June1 973, at Ocean Shores,Grays Harbor County, Washington, Eugene Hunn and I observed an adult Semipalmated Plover (Charadrius semipalmatus) in breeding plumage calling incessantly and diving at us as close as 15 feet. The bird seemed to be de..[more]..
Source: Western Birds 5:22, 1974
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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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