Black-fronted Dotterel

Elseyornis melanops

ML343287011



eBird Checklist S88701467
NZ-Marlborough-Seddon-Yealands Estate-Irrigation Ponds
Marlborough District, Marlborough, New Zealand
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Latitude and Longitude -41.6532, 174.1199 Map

Age
Unknown
Sex
Unknown
Sounds
Call
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
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Playback
Not Used

Media notes

Observation details

Small dotterel with distinct black markings through eye and red eye circle and red bill. 11 maximum count with 2 immatures present and identified from less striking plumage. All foraging on the exposed mud along the edges of the irrigation ponds. Didn’t expect to see so many!

Background Species

European Goldfinch - Carduelis carduelis

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