WoRMS taxon details

Charadrius tricollaris Vieillot, 1818

212615  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212615)

accepted
Species
marine
Not documented
Description Length: 18 cm. Plumage: dark grey-brown above; white below; forehead and stripe from forehead to hindneck and throat white;...  
Description Length: 18 cm. Plumage: dark grey-brown above; white below; forehead and stripe from forehead to hindneck and throat white; two black bands on breast separated by white band; narrow white wingbar in spread wing. Immature like adult but with grey forehead and pale edges to dorsal feathers. Bare parts: iris pale brown, or hazel to yellowish brown; bill red at base with black tip; eyering red; feet and legs red-orange to pinkish grey. Habitat: lagoons, mangrove creeks and rocky seashores and inland waters. Breeding resident, <389><391><393> [details]
WoRMS (2018). Charadrius tricollaris Vieillot, 1818. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212615 on 2018-11-15
Date
action
by
1998-07-17 10:53:12Z
created
1998-08-22 05:35:27Z
changed
Depew, Lorna
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z
checked

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basis of record Urban, E.K., C.H. Fry & S. Keith (1986). The Birds of Africa, Volume II. Academic Press, London. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Length: 18 cm. Plumage: dark grey-brown above; white below; forehead and stripe from forehead to hindneck and throat white; two black bands on breast separated by white band; narrow white wingbar in spread wing. Immature like adult but with grey forehead and pale edges to dorsal feathers. Bare parts: iris pale brown, or hazel to yellowish brown; bill red at base with black tip; eyering red; feet and legs red-orange to pinkish grey. Habitat: lagoons, mangrove creeks and rocky seashores and inland waters. Breeding resident, <389><391><393> [details]

Remark Forms a superspecies with C. forbesi [details]
 

LanguageName 
Dutch driebandplevier  [details]
English treble-banded ploverthree-banded plover  [details]
French pluvier à triple collie  [details]
German Dreiband-Regenpfeifer  [details]