Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Plovers and Lapwings :: Rufous-chested Dotterel
Rufous-chested Dotterel Charadrius modestus
Described by: Lichtenstein (1823)
Alternate common name(s): Rufous-chested Plover
Old scientific name(s): Zonibyx modestus
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RangeS. South America. Falkland Is.;
S. Chile s. from n. Llanquihue, and Coquimbo (Playa Changa), w. and s. Argentina s. to Tierra del Fuego. Falkland Is. (East Falkland Is., Stanley)
Winters n. to n. Chile, Uruguay (Banados del Este) and se. Brazil.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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