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Species profile—Charadrius leschenaultii (Charadriidae)

Classification

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

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Aves (birds)
Family
Charadriidae (lapwings, plovers and dotterels)
Species
Charadrius leschenaultii (greater sand plover)
Taxonomy Author
Lesson, 1826
Nature Conservation Act (NCA) status
Vulnerable
Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act (EPBC) status
Vulnerable
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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