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Tawny-throated Dotterel

© Lee Dingain

© Lee Dingain

Class: Aves

Order: Charadriiformes

Family: Charadriidae

Scientific Name:Oreopholus ruficollis

IUCN Red List status: Least Concern

Protected by the following WLT projects:


Species Range (IUCN)


The Tawny-throated Dotterel is found in tropical and subtropical shrub land, temperate and tropical or subtropical high altitude grassland and pastureland across South America

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