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Thinornis rubricollis

Hooded Plover at suppressed

Thinornis rubricollis at suppressed - 2 Mar 2020
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Identification history

Thinornis rubricollis 5 Mar 2020 Marg
Unidentified 5 Mar 2020 Brigitte

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Author's notes

Family of 4 hooded plovers at the beach near Buckley’s point. This is a known nesting site. All with black hoods so the young ones must be just about adults. How long do the young ones stay with the parents and do they breed at the same location as the parents?

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Species information

  • Highly Sensitive
  • Very Rare / Threatened
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • 2 Mar 2020 10:48 AM Recorded on
  • Brigitte Recorded by

Additional information

  • True Nesting site

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