Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Plovers and Lapwings :: Red-capped Plover
Red-capped Plover Charadrius ruficapillus
Described by: Temminck (1822)
Alternate common name(s): Red-capped Dotterel, Red-capped Sandplover
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeAustralia and Tasmania;
Western Australia inland in the sw., Northern Territory, South Australia inland in the e. half, Victoria, New South Wales (Botany Bay and Lake Bathurst), Queensland and Tasmania. Possibly s. New Guinea.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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