White-fronted Plover
Charadrius marginatus
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The white-fronted plover is similar to Kittlitz's plover except it is paler and has a white forecrown. The non-breeding female may not have any black and the immature also has no black on the head but does have buff-fringed feathers. The eggs were photographed in Selous (left, 9-10, courtesy of Paul Oliver) and Ushongo (7-11, courtesy of Colin Beale). Click the photo above to see several enlargements.

 

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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-16 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
All other images are the property of the indicated photographers:
Paul Oliver, Colin Beale, Riaan Marais, Per Holmen

Last Update this page: 5-12-15