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Pacific Golden Plover.

Pacific Golden Plover.

 
 
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Summary

A medium-sized plover with short dark bill and long dark legs. Adults in breeding plumage have black running from the face down the throat and belly to the underparts and flanks, with the crown, nape, and upperparts densely spangled with gold, black and white. Non-breeding birds have a buff-apricot wash with dark speckling on the breast and dark patches in front of the eyes and an ear patch.

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Date

14/11/2013
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Source

Bernard Spragg
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