Dotterel determination[order] Charadriiformes | [family] Charadriidae | [latin] Charadrius morinellus | [UK] Dotterel | [FR] Pluvier guignard | [DE] Mornellregenpfeifer | [ES] Chorlito Carambolo | [IT] Piviere tortolino eurasiatico | [NL] Morinelplevier


Literature

Title
Habitat Use and Resource Overlap by Breeding Golden Plovers and Dotterels (Pluvialis apricaria, Charadrius morinellus)`
Author(s): Ingvar Byrkjedal
Abstract: This study describes their habitat use and resource overlap in an area of co-occur- rence in southern Norway, and analyzes their population densities, and aggression in relation to predictions from the competitive exclusion principle...[more]..
Source: J. Orn. 130, 1989: S. 197-206
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Title
Attendance at the nest of polyandrous Dotterel Charadrius morinellus in Finland.
Author(s): Pulliainen E. & Saari L
Abstract: The behaviour of a polyandrous female Dotterel was studied in 1970 at Varriotunturi, eastern Finnish Lapland (67degree 44'N, 29degree 37'E). Five days after the completion of her first clutch, a second one was started in which both parents shared the..[more]..
Source: ARDEA 85 (1): 67-71.
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