Chorlo Ártico

Information Plover Arctic, with black feathers on the neck, chest a.   - KOREA
Information Plover Arctic, with black feathers on the neck, chest a.   - KOREA
Information Plover Arctic, with black feathers on the neck, chest a.   - KOREA
Information Plover Arctic, with black feathers on the neck, chest a.   - KOREA
Information Plover Arctic, with black feathers on the neck, chest a.   - KOREA
Information Plover Arctic, with black feathers on the neck, chest a.   - KOREA

Information Plover Arctic, with black feathers on the neck, chest a

Familia: Charadriidae
Genero: Pluvialis
Nombre Cientifico: squatarola

NAME (S) LOCAL (S):
Pigheaded chicken, chicken large sea

DISTRIBUTION IN CHILE:
summer visitor from Arica to Llanquihue.

HABITAT:
Sandy beaches.

DESCRIPTION:
Length: 28-29 cms.

Austral summer plumage: Parts of marginalized brownish above with white feathers. Throat, neck forward, chest and abdomen white; sometimes with chest and striped gray-brown flanks. Supracaudals back and white. White with brown transverse lines Cola. Black beak. Black legs with small rear finger.

Summer plumage: the biggest change is in the lower parts. The white changes to black on the cheeks, throat, front neck, chest. Smoky black tops with white feathers marginalized. White upper parts of the head.

With black feathers on the neck, chest and abdomen during the middle of breeding season, this species nests in the Arctic regions of North America, Europe and Asia over the summer. When winter in the northern hemisphere, migrating south to Africa, India and South America. It is at this time that changes its plumage, principally by changing the black brownish whites or something.

Much like the Golden Plover (Plover); however, it is yellowish in austral summer plumage; and all the black bottom in summer plumage. Another feature to differentiate is that the golden plover lacks the little finger back.

Countries where lives Chorlo Ártico

ALEMANIA     ANTIGUA     ANTILLAS HOLANDESAS     ARGENTINA     AUSTRALIA     AUSTRIA     BAHAMAS     BELGICA     BELICE     BOLIVIA     BRASIL     CABO VERDE     CANADA     CHILE     CHINA     COLOMBIA     CONGO     COREA     COSTA DE MARFIL     COSTA RICA     CROACIA     CUBA     ECUADOR     EL SALVADOR     EMIRATOS ARABES UNIDOS     ESLOVENIA     ESPAÑA     ESTADOS UNIDOS     FIJI     FILIPINAS     FRANCIA     GRANADA     GRECIA     GUATEMALA     HOLANDA     HONDURAS     HUNGRIA     INDIA     INDONESIA     IRLANDA     ISLANDIA     ISRAEL     ITALIA     JAMAICA     JAPON     JORDANIA     LEICHTEINSTEIN     LIBANO     LUXEMBURGO     MACAO     MALVINAS     MARRUECOS     MEXICO     MONACO     NICARAGUA     NORUEGA     NUEVA ZELANDIA     PANAMA     PARAGUAY     PERU     POLINESIA FRANCESA     POLONIA     PORTUGAL     PUERTO RICO     REINO UNIDO     REPUBLICA CHECA     REPUBLICA DE ZAIRE     REPUBLICA DOMINICANA     RUMANIA     RUSIA     SENEGAL     SINAGPUR     SIRIA     SUDAFRICA     SUECIA     SUIZA     SURINAM     TAILANDIA     TAIWAN     TUNEZ     TURQUIA     URUGUAY     VENEZUELA     VIETNAM     ARGELIA     BULGARIA     KOREA     SUD AFRICA     SLOVENIA     UCRANIA     MACEDONIA     NETHERLANDS     EGIPTO     BEIRUT    

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