genus Charadrius

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n genus Charadrius type genus of the Charadriidae: plovers
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Usage


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Our plovers divide into two groups: the larger golden- plovers and Black-­bellied Plover (genus Pluvialis), and the smaller "ringed" plovers (genus Charadrius).
Chordata Class: Aves Order: Charadriiformes Family: Charadriidae Genus: Charadrius.
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