Family: Charadriidae

Animalia > Chordata > Vertebrata > Aves > Charadriiformes > Charadriidae

Scientific Name: Charadrius alexandrinus Linnaeus, 1758
Common Name: Kentish Plover
Scientific Name: Charadrius alexandrinus Linnaeus, 1758
Common Name: Kentish Plover

Images

Adult, Non-breeding

©Dr Dhiraj K Biswas
Bishnupur, Bankura, 08/10/2020

Adult with chick

©Arabinda Pal
Fraserganj, South 24 Paraganas, 06/01/2018

Adult

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

-

©Dibyendu Mondal
Durgapur Barrage, Bankura, 16/02/2020

View More »

Videos

Audio

Scientific Name: Charadrius dubius Scopoli, 1786
Common Name: Little-ringed Plover
Scientific Name: Charadrius dubius Scopoli, 1786
Common Name: Little-ringed Plover

Images

Adult

©Biswajit Mondal
Mukutmanipur , Bankura, 07/11/2020

Adult

©Dr Dhiraj K Biswas
Bishnupur, Bankura, 05/09/2020

Adult

©Surajit Bhadra Roy
Halisahar, North 24 Parganas, 17/05/2018

Juvenile

©DR.MRIGANKA BHANGAR
Bortir Bill , North 24 Parganas, 16/12/2018

View More »

Videos

Audio

Scientific Name: Charadrius leschenaultii Lesson, 1826
Common Name: Greater Sand Plover / Large Sand Plover
Scientific Name: Charadrius leschenaultii Lesson, 1826
Common Name: Greater Sand Plover / Large Sand Plover

Images

Non-breeding

©Subhajit Roy
Frasergunj Beach, South 24 Paraganas, 14/02/2020

Adult

©Arabinda Pal
Fraserganj, South 24 Paraganas, 17/09/2017

Adult

©Arabinda Pal
Fraserganj, South 24 Paraganas, 17/09/2017

Non-Breeding

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

View More »

Videos

Audio

Scientific Name: Charadrius mongolus Pallas, 1776
Common Name: Lesser Sand Plover / Mongolian Plover
Scientific Name: Charadrius mongolus Pallas, 1776
Common Name: Lesser Sand Plover / Mongolian Plover

Images

Non-breeding

©Subhajit Roy
Kalisthan Beach, South 24 Paraganas, 14/02/2020

Adult

©Arabinda Pal
Fraserganj, South 24 Paraganas, 17/09/2017

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

Adult Male

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

View More »

Videos

Audio

Scientific Name: Charadrius placidus J.E. & G.R. Gray, 1863
Common Name: Long-billed Plover / Long-billed Ringed Plover
Scientific Name: Charadrius placidus J.E. & G.R. Gray, 1863
Common Name: Long-billed Plover / Long-billed Ringed Plover

Images

Assuming breeding plumage

©Biswapriya Rahut
Jayanti, Alipurduar, 03/12/2011

View More »

Videos

Audio

Scientific Name: Limosa limosa (Linnaeus, 1758)
Common Name: Black-tailed Godwit
Scientific Name: Limosa limosa (Linnaeus, 1758)
Common Name: Black-tailed Godwit

Images

©Sanju Majumder
Kharibari, North 24 Parganas, 06/06/2017

View More »

Videos

Audio

Scientific Name: Pluvialis fulva (J.F. Gmelin, 1789)
Common Name: Pacific Golden Plover / Eastern Golden Plover
Scientific Name: Pluvialis fulva (J.F. Gmelin, 1789)
Common Name: Pacific Golden Plover / Eastern Golden Plover

Images

Adult non-breeding

©Surajit Bhadra Roy
Frezerganj, South 24 Paraganas, 14/01/2018

Adult in Breeding Plumage

©Arabinda Pal
Fraserganj, South 24 Paraganas, 17/09/2017

Non-breeding

©Arabinda Pal
Henry's Island, South 24 Paraganas, 25/12/2016

Non Breeding

©Arabinda Pal
Ghatal, Paschim Medinipur/West Midnapore, 09/01/2018

View More »

Videos

Audio

Scientific Name: Pluvialis squatarola (Linnaeus, 1758)
Common Name: Grey Plover / Black-bellied Plover
Scientific Name: Pluvialis squatarola (Linnaeus, 1758)
Common Name: Grey Plover / Black-bellied Plover

Images

Non Breeding

©Arabinda Pal
Bakkhali, South 24 Paraganas, 24/12/2016

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

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

View More »

Videos

Adult

©Kaustav Khan
Kalisthan Sea Beach, West Bengal, India., South 24 Paraganas, 21/12/2019

Audio

Scientific Name: Vanellus cinereus (Blyth, 1842)
Common Name: Grey-headed Lapwing
Scientific Name: Vanellus cinereus (Blyth, 1842)
Common Name: Grey-headed Lapwing

Images

Adult

©Debdeep Pramanik
Rajarhat wetlands, North 24 Parganas, 28/10/2019

Adult

©Sagar Adhurya
Bijra Airport, Paschim Bardhaman, 02/10/2020

Adult

©Surajit Bhadra Roy
Halisahar Shibdaspur, North 24 Parganas, 12/11/2017

Adult

©Shuvendu Das
Bolpur-Santiniketan, Ballavpur Wildlife Sanctuary, Kopai Riversi, Birbhum, 30/11/2014

View More »

Videos

Audio

Scientific Name: Vanellus duvaucelii (Lesson, 1826)
Common Name: River Lapwing / Spur-winged Lapwing / Spur-winged Plover
Scientific Name: Vanellus duvaucelii (Lesson, 1826)
Common Name: River Lapwing / Spur-winged Lapwing / Spur-winged Plover

Images

Adult

©Rikhi Bandyopadhyay
Purbasthali, Purba Bardhaman, 23/12/2018

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

View More »

Videos

Audio

Scientific Name: Vanellus indicus
Common Name: Red-wattled Lapwing
Scientific Name: Vanellus indicus
Common Name: Red-wattled Lapwing

Images

Adult

©DR.MRIGANKA BHANGAR
Bortir Bill , North 24 Parganas, 24/01/2021

Adult

©Chandrani Ghosh
Nadiha, Durgapur, Paschim Bardhaman, 07/02/2021

Adult

©Debdeep Pramanik
Baidyabati, Hugli/Hooghly, 08/05/2019

Adult

©Dr Dhiraj K Biswas
Bishnupur, Bankura, 27/09/2020

View More »

Videos

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

Scientific Name: Vanellus malabaricus
Common Name: Yellow-wattled Lapwing
Scientific Name: Vanellus malabaricus
Common Name: Yellow-wattled Lapwing

Images

Adult couple

©Dr Dhiraj K Biswas
Bishnupur, Bankura, 26/07/2020

Adult

©Arabinda Pal
Khatra, Bankura, 29/09/2017

adult

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

Adult

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

View More »

Videos

Adult group

©Dr Dhiraj K Biswas
Bishnupur, Bankura, 02/09/2020

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

Scientific Name: Vanellus vanellus Linnaeus, 1758
Common Name: Northern Lapwing / Peewit
Scientific Name: Vanellus vanellus Linnaeus, 1758
Common Name: Northern Lapwing / Peewit

Images

Adult

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

View More »

Videos

Adult

©Kaustav Khan
Gajoldoba, Jalpaiguri,West Bengal, India, Jalpaiguri, 22/02/2020

Audio