Scientific name:

Pluvianus aegyptius


Egyptian Plover


Egyptian Plover Fact File

Distribution: Africa : Senegal and Gambia to Ethiopia, Democratic Republic of Congo and northern Angola

Conservation Status: Least Concern

Subspecies: None – Monotypic

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