Banded dotterel (863/2289)

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Banded dotterels are native to New Zealand, and interestingly juveniles migrate to Australia where the species has relatively recently become established.

Common names
banded dotterel, double-banded plover, tuturiwhatu, pohowera
Location
Napier, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand
Photo ID
12756