Adult Ringed Plover

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Colouring Sandy brown upper, white lower, black breast
Voice Fluty whistle
Feeds on Small insects and worms
Flight Strong, fast and direct
Nesting Ground
Social Flocks
Adult Ringed Plover
Adult Ringed Plover
Also Known As ..
Common Ringed Plover
Page Last Updated 04/03/2018 01:52:00
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Adult
Status Secure
Order Charadriiformes
Family Charadriidae
Species Charadrius hiaticula
Category Waders
StdName Common Ringed Plover
Vital Statistics
Length 17 to 19 cms
Weight 55 to 75 gms
Wingspan 48 to 57 cms
Lifespan 5 to 10 years
Beak Length Short
Beak Width Medium
Beak Shape General
Tail Length Medium
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region EUYEurope
Region NANNorth America
Country USNUnited States
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Adult Ringed Plover (Species=Charadrius hiaticula / Standard Name=Common Ringed Plover)