Lesser Sand Plover

Type
Species Summary

Summary

Seen in small numbers at the beach in passage but less common than Greater Sand Plover. Similar size to Ringed Plover. Legs usually blacker than Greater Sand Plover.

Lesser Sand Plover (Charadrius mongolus)Thumbnail

Status in KAUST

Passage migrant

Abundance in KAUST

4 - Uncommon

Places seen in KAUST
South BeachThumbnail
Island mangrovesThumbnail
Golf CourseThumbnail
King Abdullah MonumentThumbnail
Search pictures of Lesser Sand Plover in KAUST
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Image from Brian James

Seasonality in KAUST (number of years since KAUST's founding when this species was observed in a given month):
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133330032210

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