Pacific Golden-Plover

Pluvialis fulva

Order

CHARADRIIFORMES

Family

Lapwings and Plovers (Charadriidae)

Code 4

PAGP

Code 6

PLUFUL

ITIS

HEAD

Pacific Golden-Plover Head Illustration
  • Bill Shape: All-purpose
  • Eye Color: Dark brown
  • Head pattern: Striped, Unique pattern, Eyebrow
  • Crown Color: Black with yellow spots.
  • Forehead Color: White
  • Nape Color: Dark brown-black with yellow spots.
  • Throat Color: Black
  • Cere color: No Data

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BODY

Pacific Golden-Plover Body Illustration
  • Length Range: 24-25 cm (9.5-10 in)
  • Weight: 192 g (6.77 oz)
  • Size: Medium (9 - 16 in)
  • Color Primary: Brown, Black
  • Underparts: Black
  • Upperparts: Dark brown with yellow spots.
  • Back Pattern: Mottled
  • Belly Pattern: Solid
  • Breast Pattern: Solid

FLIGHT

Pacific Golden-Plover Flight Illustration
  • Flight Pattern: Swift direct flight with rapid wing beats.
  • Wingspan Range: 43-48 cm (17-19 in)
  • Wing Shape: Tapered-Wings
  • Tail shape: Pointed Tail
  • Tail Pattern: Solid
  • Upper Tail: Dark brown with yellow spots.
  • Under Tail: White
  • Leg Color: Gray to black.
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Parts of a Standing bird X
Head Feathers and Markings X
Parts of a Flying bird X