This family Charadriidae, which also includes the Plovers and Lapwings, contains six species of Dotterels. The dotterels are split into six genera – ErythrogonysPeltohyasCharadriusThinornisElseyornis and Oreopholus.

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Dotterels - Black-fronted Dotterel

Black-fronted Dotterel

Least Concern

Dotterels - Eurasian Dotterel

Eurasian Dotterel

Least Concern

Dotterels - Inland Dotterel

Inland Dotterel

Least Concern

 

Dotterels - Red-kneed Dotterel

Red-kneed Dotterel

Least Concern

Dotterels - Rufous-chested Dotterel

Rufous-chested Dotterel

Least Concern

Dotterels - Tawny-throated Dotterel

Tawny-throated Dotterel

Least Concern