Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Plovers and Lapwings :: Black-fronted Dotterel
Black-fronted Dotterel Elseyornis melanops
Described by: Vieillot (1818)
Alternate common name(s): Black-fronted Plover
Old scientific name(s): Charadrius melanops
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Australia (w. to c. and n. Western Australia, Northern Territory, Queensland (Lake Bindegolly), New South Wales (Avalon Swamp and Leeton Swamp), Australian Capital Territory (Kelley's Swamp), Victoria to c. South Australia. Tasmania. New Zealand (e. North Island and e. South Island).
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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