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Species profile—Charadrius mongolus (Charadriidae)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Aves (birds) → Charadriidae (lapwings, plovers and dotterels) → Charadrius mongolus (lesser sand plover)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Aves (birds)
Family
Charadriidae (lapwings, plovers and dotterels)
Species
Charadrius mongolus (lesser sand plover)
Alternate name
Mongolian plover
Mongolian sand-plover
Mongolian sand-dotterel
allied dotterel
Mongolian dotterel
allied plover
Taxonomy Author
Pallas, 1776
Nature Conservation Act (NCA) status
Endangered
Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act (EPBC) status
Endangered
Back on Track (BoT) status
Low
Wetland status
Wetland Indicator Species
Endemicity
Native
Other resources
Atlas of Living Australia

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Licence
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
20 October 2014
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