Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Plovers and Lapwings :: White-fronted Plover
White-fronted Plover Charadrius marginatus
Described by: Vieillot (1818)
Alternate common name(s): White-fronted Sandplover, White-fronted Sand Plover
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeCoastal and river valleys of Africa s. of the Sahara;
(1) Africa s. of the Sahara in Senegambia, s. Mali, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Ghana, se. Niger, Togo, Benin, Nigeria, Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Congo, n. Angola and n. in sw. Central African Republic, Chad, Ethiopia, s. Somalia, n. Zaire, Rwanda, Burundi, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zimbabwe, Botswana and n. Mozambique.
(2) S. Angola and Namibia to sw. South Africa (Cape Province).
(3) S. Mozambique to sw. South Africa (Natal, Cape Province).
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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