145. Aegialitis hiaticula

145. Aegialitis hiaticula.

THE RINGED PLOVER.

Zinea, India; Bytu-ulanka (Telugu).

Male 7 1/4" to 7 1/2". Legs yellow. Bill black, base yellow. Frontal zone yellow. Band from top of head, through eye and ear-coverts, black. White collar, with black border narrowing behind. Shafts of all primaries, basal half brown and distal half white, except near the tip. Throughout Europe, W. and C. Asia, wintering chiefly in Africa. Migratory, and a rare visitor to N.W. India. (J. 849. B. 1448.)

BookTitle: 
Game, Shore And Water Birds Of India
Reference: 
Le Messurier, Augustus. Game, Shore, and Water Birds of India Fourth Edition, 1904.
Title in Book: 
145. Aegialitis hiaticula
Book Author: 
A Le Messurier
CatNo: 
145
Year: 
1904
Page No: 
157
Common name: 
Ringed Plover
M_ID: 
4050
M_CN: 
Common Ringed Plover
M_SN: 
Charadrius hiaticula
Volume: 
4th ed.
id: 
12886

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