Definition of ring plover. Meaning of ring plover. Synonyms of ring plover

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Definition of ring plover

ring plover
Ringneck Ring"neck`, n. 1. (Zo["o]l.) Any one of several species of small plovers of the genus [AE]gialitis, having a ring around the neck. The ring is black in summer, but becomes brown or gray in winter. The semipalmated plover ([AE]. semipalmata) and the piping plover ([AE]. meloda) are common North American species. Called also ring plover, and ring-necked plover. 2. (Zo["o]l.) The ring-necked duck.

Meaning of ring plover from wikipedia

- The little ringed plover (Charadrius dubius) is a small plover. The genus name Charadrius is a Late Latin word for a yellowish bird mentioned in the fourth-century...
- The common ringed plover or ringed plover (Charadrius hiaticula) is a small plover that breeds across much of northern Eurasia, as well as Greenland....
- Plovers (/ˈplʌvər/ PLUV-ər, also US: /ˈploʊvər/ PLOH-vər) are members of a widely distributed group of wading birds of family Charadriidae. The term "plover"...
- little-ringed plover are black unlike the brown ch**** feathers of long-billed plover. Furthermore, the yellow eye-ring of the little-ringed plover is much...
- The semipalmated plover (Charadrius semipalmatus) is a small plover. Charadrius is a Late Latin word for a yellowish bird mentioned in the fourth-century...
- by the Italian naturalist Ulisse Aldrovandi in 1603 for the common ringed plover. The word is Late Latin and is mentioned in the Vulgate Bible. It derives...
- The piping plover (Charadrius melodus) is a small sand-colored, sparrow-sized s****bird that nests and feeds along coastal sand and gravel beaches in North...
- to escape the northern winter. This plover is slightly larger than ringed plover, and it recalls greater sandplover and lesser sandplover in appearance...
- as well as such smaller birds as meadow pipits, turnstones, common ringed plovers, grey herons, dunlins, and curlews. The landscape is mostly rocky, with...
- Kittlitz's plover (Anarhynchus pecuarius) is a small s****bird (35-40 g) in the family Charadriidae that breeds near coastal and inland saltmarshes, sandy...