Kentish Plover
 
haryana-online.com
Contact us Search
Ambala      Bhiwani      Faridabad       Fatehbad       Gurgaon       Hissar       Jhajjar       Jind       Kaithal      Karnal      Kurukshetra
Mahendergarh       Mewat       Panchkula       Panipat        Rewari        Rohtak       Sirsa       Sonipat       Yamunanagar

Kentish Plover

Kentish Plover - photo and copyright Rajiv Lather

Kentish Plover (Charadrius alexandrinus) is a scarce winter visitor and passage migrant in Haryana. This bird is found in the wetlands. Sexes alike. The males show a orange brown crown  and black patches on eyes and forehead in the breeding season.

Order: CICONIIFORMES    Family: Charadriidae    Size: 16 cm    Food: Insects & spiders

Haryana North India Birding in India Birds of India Motorcars Asia News

Copyright Haryana Online and haryana-online.com  2000-2009.  All rights reserved.   Disclaimer

Free Java Guide & Tutorials