Charadriidae

Greater Sand Plover/Large Sand Plover Charadrius leschenaultii

Greater Sand Plover/Large Sand Plover Charadrius leschenaultii

Local Name:

IUCN threatened Category: Least Concern [LC]


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Non-Breeding

©Sagar Adhurya
Sundarban, South 24 Paraganas, 03/11/2019

Non-breeding

©Sagar Adhurya
Fraserganj, South 24 Paraganas, 06/01/2019

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Grey Plover / Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola (Linnaeus, 1758)

Grey Plover / Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola (Linnaeus, 1758)

Local Name: Bada batan (Bangla), Batana titodi / Moti Batan (Gujarati)

IUCN threatened Category: Least Concern [LC]


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©Debayan Gayen
Henry's island , South 24 Paraganas, 01/02/2020

©Debayan Gayen
Henry's island , South 24 Paraganas, 01/02/2020

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Grey-headed Lapwing Vanellus cinereus

Grey-headed Lapwing Vanellus cinereus

Local Name: Metematha titi (Bangla)

IUCN threatened Category:


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Adult

©Satyajit Mandal
Purbasthali, Purba Bardhaman, 14/12/2019

Adult

©Ajoy Kumar Dawn
Asansol, Paschim Bardhaman, 07/01/2016

Adult

©Ajoy Kumar Dawn
Asansol, Paschim Bardhaman, 10/12/2015

©Debayan Gayen
Nil Nirjone, Birbhum, 27/11/2018

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Kentish Plover Charadrius alexandrinus Linnaeus, 1758

Kentish Plover Charadrius alexandrinus Linnaeus, 1758

Local Name:

IUCN threatened Category: Least Concern [LC]


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Adult

©Saikat Adhurya
Durgapur Barrage, Durgapur, Paschim Bardhaman, 16/02/2020

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©Dibyendu Mondal
Durgapur Barrage, Paschim Bardhaman, 16/02/2020

Adult Female

©Sagar Adhurya
Gajoldoba, Jalpaiguri, 25/01/2020

Adult Female

©Sagar Adhurya
Durgapur Barrage, Bankura, 31/12/2019

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Lesser Sand Plover/Mongolian Plover Charadrius mongolus

Lesser Sand Plover/Mongolian Plover Charadrius mongolus

Local Name:

IUCN threatened Category: Least Concern [LC]


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©Subhajit Roy
Frasergunj, South 24 Paraganas, 04/12/2018

Adult Male

©Debayan Gayen
Durgapur Barrage, Bankura, 30/03/2018

Adult Male

©Sagar Adhurya
Durgapur Barrage, Bankura, 30/03/2018

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Little-ringed Plover Charadrius dubius Scopoli, 1786

Little-ringed Plover Charadrius dubius Scopoli, 1786

Local Name: Chhoto Nothjiria/Jiria (Bangla), Chinna Kottan (Hindi)

IUCN threatened Category: Least Concern [LC]


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Adult

©Saikat Adhurya
Durgapur Barrage, Bankura, 16/02/2020

Adult

©Somapika Seal
Durgapur Barrage, Paschim Bardhaman, 16/02/2020

-

©Uma Dutta
Durgapur barrage , Paschim Bardhaman, 16/02/2020

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©Somapika Seal
Durgapur Barrage, Paschim Bardhaman, 10/02/2019

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Northern Lapwing / Peewit Vanellus vanellus Linnaeus, 1758

Northern Lapwing / Peewit Vanellus vanellus Linnaeus, 1758

Local Name: Sabuj Titti (bengali)

IUCN threatened Category: Near Threatened [NT]


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Adult

©Chiranjib Dutta
Gajoldoba, Jalpaiguri, 16/12/2017

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Pacific Golden Plover Pluvialis fulva

Pacific Golden Plover Pluvialis fulva

Local Name: Sona batan(Bangla)

IUCN threatened Category:


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©Debayan Gayen
Fraserganj, South 24 Paraganas, 02/02/2020

Adult

©Chiranjib Dutta
Henry Island, South 24 Paraganas, 26/12/2016

Non-breeding

©Sagar Adhurya
Fraserganj, South 24 Paraganas, 06/01/2019

Non-breeding

©Sagar Adhurya
Fraserganj, South 24 Paraganas, 06/01/2019

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Red-wattled Lapwing Vanellus indicus

Red-wattled Lapwing Vanellus indicus

Local Name: Hottiti (Bangla), Allkatti (Hindi)

IUCN threatened Category:


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Pair

©Dibyendu Mondal
Durgapur Barrage, Paschim Bardhaman, 16/02/2020

Adult

©Ajoy Kumar Dawn
Asansol, Paschim Bardhaman, 22/11/2015

Adult

©Ajoy Kumar Dawn
Asansol, Paschim Bardhaman, 22/11/2015

Adult

©Ajoy Kumar Dawn
Asansol, Paschim Bardhaman, 05/11/2015

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Red-wattled Lapwing at Rajarhat Grassland

©Sumanta Pramanick
New Town, Rajarhat, North 24 Parganas, 10/07/2015

Calling at the River Bank of Damodar.

©Saikat Adhurya
Durgapur Barrage, Durgapur, Paschim Bardhaman, 03/05/2018

Audio

©Sagar Adhurya
Ballavpur Wildlife Sanctuary, Birbhum, 07/02/2017

©Sagar Adhurya
Durgapur Barrage, Bankura, 10/05/2014

River Lapwing/Spur-winged Lapwing/Spur-winged Plover Vanellus duvaucelii

River Lapwing/Spur-winged Lapwing/Spur-winged Plover Vanellus duvaucelii

Local Name:

IUCN threatened Category: Near Threatened [NT]


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Adult

©CHIRANJIB DUTTA
Purbasthali, Purba Bardhaman, 16/02/2020

Adult

©Chiranjib Dutta
Purbasthali, Purba Bardhaman, 22/01/2017

Adult

©Sagar Adhurya
Gorumara National Park, Jalpaiguri, 27/08/2016

Adult

©Sagar Adhurya
Jayanti Riverbed, Alipurduar, 31/08/2016

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Yellow-wattled Lapwing Vanellus malabaricus

Yellow-wattled Lapwing Vanellus malabaricus

Local Name: Holdegal Titi or Hattiti(Bengali), Allkatti(Hindi)

IUCN threatened Category:


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adult

©Arnish Bose
Pandabeswar , Paschim Bardhaman, 21/11/2019

Adult

©Ajoy Kumar Dawn
Asansol, Paschim Bardhaman, 15/01/2015

Adult

©Ajoy Kumar Dawn
Chittaranjan, Paschim Bardhaman, 15/01/2015

Adult

©Satyajit Mandal
Jhanjhra, Durgapur, Paschim Bardhaman, 10/06/2018

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Call

©Saikat Adhurya
Pardohi, Durgapur, Paschim Bardhaman, 21/07/2017

Audio

©Sagar Adhurya
Hemsheela Outskirts, Durgapur, Paschim Bardhaman, 12/04/2014

Alarm Call

©Saikat Adhurya
Durgapur, Paschim Bardhaman, 11/06/2014