Banded dotterel (11/14)

Charadrius-bicinctus_5481.jpg Banded dotterel nestThumbnailsBanded dotterel

Banded dotterels inhabit a wide range of open areas, including sandy beaches, coastal rock platforms, gravel river beds and bare inland areas such as geothermal sinter.

Common names
banded dotterel, double-banded plover, tuturiwhatu, pohowera
Location
Kaikoura, Canterbury, New Zealand
Photo ID
5481