Semipalmated Plover determination[order] Charadriiformes | [family] Charadriidae | [latin] Charadrius semipalmatus | [UK] Semipalmated Plover | [FR] Pluvier semipalmé | [DE] Amerikanischer Sandregenpfeifer | [ES] Chorlitejo Semipalmeado | [IT] Corriere semipalmato | [NL] Amerikaanse Bontbekplevier


Literature

Title
Atypical Nest Site of a Semipalmated Plover
Author(s): Linh P. Nguyen, Robert F. Rockwell, and Drake Larsen
Abstract: We report on an unusual nest site of a Semipalmated Plover (Charadrius semipalmatus) at La Pe´rouse Bay, Manitoba, Canada. The nest was located at the base of a 41-cm-high willow (Salix spp.) in a dense willow patch surrounded by coastal mudflats..[more]..
Source: Wilson Bulletin, 116(2), 2004, pp. 184-186
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Title
Influence of Arctic Terns on Survival of Artificial and Natural Semipalmated Plover Nests
Author(s): LINHP. NGUYEN, KENNETH F. ABRAHAM AND ERICA NOL
Abstract: Survival of Semipalmated Plover ( Charadrius semipalmatus ) nests was compared in areas with and without nesting Arctic Terns ( Sterna paradisaea ) to determine whether the protection provided to plovers by association with this colonial specie..[more]..
Source: Waterbirds 29(1): 100-104, 2006
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Title
Breeding of the Semipalmated Plover (Aegialitis semipalmata) in Yarmouth County, Nova Scotia.
Author(s): Harrison F. Lewis
Abstract: On June 14, 1920, at Cook's Beach,at the mouth of the Chebogue River, Yarmouth County, Nova Scotia, I found a nest and four eggs of the Semipalmated Plover (Aegialitis semipalmata (Bonap.))..[more]..
Source: The AUK(27):583-584
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Title
BREEDING RECORD FOR THE SEMIPALMATED PLOVER AT OCEAN SHORES, WASHINGTON
Author(s): JAMES R. MORRIS JR.
Abstract: On 23 June1 973, at Ocean Shores,Grays Harbor County, Washington, Eugene Hunn and I observed an adult Semipalmated Plover (Charadrius semipalmatus) in breeding plumage calling incessantly and diving at us as close as 15 feet. The bird seemed to be de..[more]..
Source: Western Birds 5:22, 1974
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