Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Plovers and Lapwings :: Kittlitz's Plover
Kittlitz's Plover Charadrius pecuarius
Described by: Temminck (1823)
Alternate common name(s): Kittlitz's Sandplover
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeEgypt and Africa s. of the Sahara;
Highly fragmented distribution;
S. Mauritania, s. Mali, Senegambia, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso, Ghana, Niger, Niger, Cameroon, Gabon, Congo, Zaire, Central African Republic, Lake Chad, ne Egypt in the lower the Nile Valley, c. Sudan, Ethiopia, Djibouti, s. Somalia, Rwanda, Burundi, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Angola, Botswana, Zimbabwe and South Africa (Cape Province). Madagascar.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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