Caspian Plover
Charadrius asiaticus
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The breeding Caspian plover male has a chestnut brown breast band; the breast is grey or greyish-brown in the non-breeding male. The upper photo taken in the Ngorongoro CA (5-10) is courtesy of Siegfried Woldhek. The middle birds were photographed in Maswa GR (1-11), courtesy of Colin Beale and the lower birds, in Yaida Valley (1-05). Click the photo above to see 9 enlargements that include breeding and non-breeding birds.
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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-22 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
All other images are the property of the indicated photographers:
Colin Beale, Paul Oliver, Karine Van der Vurst, Siegfried Woldhek, Per Holmen

Last Update this page: 3-12-22