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Definition of the noun American Golden Plover

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American Golden Plover is the vernacular name of the Pluvialis dominica, a species of Pluvialis.

  • geographic area: Caribbean, North America

Alternative definition of the noun American Golden Plover

noun

  1. A type of bird, Pluvialis dominica.

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Google previewWisconsin's Natural Communities (2002)

How to Recognize Them, Where to Find Them by Randy Hoffman

The American golden plover is a long-distance migrant that nests on the Canadian tundra and winters in southern South America. Its population has been reduced significantly. This species was tracked in migration by volunteers participating ...

Google previewBurridge's Multilingual Dictionary of Birds of the World (2009)

Volume II - English by John T. Burridge

plover Northern lapwing / Common lapwing Red-kneed dotterel Eurasian golden plover / European golden plover American golden plover / Lesser ...

Google previewIñupiatun Uqaluit Taniktun Sivuninit/Iñupiaq to English Dictionary (2014)

by Edna MacLean

American golden plover (Pluvialis dominica) tullisugruk or ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1895)

The American golden plover, or field-plover, is Charadrius dominicus, very closely resembling C. pluvialis, but having ashy-gray instead of white axillars. The .. ". '. blackellied plover, is Squatarola helvetica, inhabiting most parts of the world, ...

Google previewAntarctica and the Arctic Circle: A Geographic Encyclopedia of the Earth's Polar Regions [2 volumes] (2014)

by Andrew Jon Hund

There are several loons such as the red-throated, Pacific, common, and yellow- billed loon as well as plovers (white-faced, American golden plover, semipalmated).

Google previewAmericanized Encyclopedia Britannica, Revised and Amended (1890)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and Literature; to which is Added Biographies of Livings Subjects ...

The American golden plover, various species of sandpipers and curlews, the brent goose, ducks, petrels, gulls, and the great northern diver are met with everywhere. The great auk, now extinct, was once found in myriads around the island.

Google previewAmericanized Encyclopaedia Britannica (1893)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature, to which is Added Biographies of Living Subjects

The American golden plover, various species of sandpipers and curlews, the brent goose, ducks, petrels, ol. and the great northern diver are met with everywhere. The great auk, now extinct, was once found in myriads around the island.

Google previewThe Century Dictionary (1891)

An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language by William Dwight Whitney

The American golden plover, ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1884)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature by Thomas Spencer Baynes

The American golden plover, various species of sandpipers and curlews, the brent goose, ducks, petrels, gulls, and the great northern diver are met with everywhere. The great auk, now extinct, was once found in myriads around the island.

Google previewNew Illustrated Edition of Dr. Webster's Unabridged Dictionary of All the Words in the English Language (1864)

Containing 10,000 More Words Than Any Other Dictionary ...

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