Mountain Plover

Charadrius montanus

Order

CHARADRIIFORMES

Family

Lapwings and Plovers (Charadriidae)

Code 4

MOPL

Code 6

CHAMOT

ITIS

HEAD

Mountain Plover Head Illustration
  • Bill Shape: All-purpose
  • Eye Color: Brown to dark reddish brown.
  • Head pattern: Eyeline, Capped, Unique pattern
  • Crown Color: Pale Brown
  • Forehead Color: White
  • Nape Color: Pale brown
  • Throat Color: White
  • Cere color: No Data

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BODY

Mountain Plover Body Illustration
  • Length Range: 20-25 cm (8-10 in)
  • Weight: 102 g (3.6 oz)
  • Size: Small (5 - 9 in)
  • Color Primary: Brown
  • Underparts: White
  • Upperparts: Pale Brown
  • Back Pattern: Solid
  • Belly Pattern: Solid
  • Breast Pattern: Solid

FLIGHT

Mountain Plover Flight Illustration
  • Flight Pattern: Direct flight with rapid wing beats., Short flights with rapid wing beats.
  • Wingspan Range: 44-50 cm (17.5-19.5 in)
  • Wing Shape: Pointed-Wings
  • Tail shape: Pointed Tail
  • Tail Pattern: Banded
  • Upper Tail: White with black border.
  • Under Tail: White with black border.
  • Leg Color: Pale Gray
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