This family Charadriidae, which also includes the Dotterels and Lapwings, contains thirty-nine species of Plovers. The Plovers are all listed in the Genus, Pluvialis, whilst the Wrybill is in the Genus, Anarhynchus.

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Plovers

American Golden Plover

Least Concern

 

Plovers

Caspian Plover

Least Concern

 

Plovers

Chestnut-banded Plover

Near Threatened

 

Plovers

Collared Plover

Least Concern

 

Plovers

Common Ringed Plover

Least Concern

 

Plovers

Diademed Sandpiper-Plover

Near Threatened

 

Plovers

Double-banded Plover

Least Concern

 

Plovers

European Golden Plover

Least Concern

 

Forbes’s Plover

Forbes’s Plover

Least Concern

 

Plovers

Greater Sandplover

Least Concern

 

Plovers

Grey Plover

Least Concern

 

Plovers

Hooded Plover

Vulnerable

 

Javan Plover

Javan Plover

Near Threatened

 

Plovers

Kentish Plover

Least Concern

 

Plovers

Killdeer

Least Concern

 

Plovers

Kittlitz’s Plover

Least Concern

 

Plovers

Lesser Sandplover

Least Concern

 

Plovers

Little Ringed Plover

Least Concern

 

Long-billed Plover

Long-billed Plover

Least Concern

 

Madagascan Plover

Madagascan Plover

Least Concern

 

Plovers

Malaysian Plover

Least Concern

 

Plovers

Mountain Plover

Near Threatened

 

Plovers

Northern Red-breasted Plover

Near Threatened

 

Plovers

Oriental Plover

Least Concern

 

Plovers

Pacific Golden Plover

Least Concern

 

Plovers

Piping Plover

Least Concern

 

Plovers

Puna Plover

Least Concern

 

Plovers

Red-capped Plover

Least Concern

 

Plovers

Semipalmated Plover

Least Concern

 

Plovers

Shore Plover

Endangered

 

Plovers

Snowy Plover

Near Threatened

 

Southern Red-breasted Plover

Southern Red-breasted Plover

Critically Endangered

 

Plovers

St. Helena Plover

Vulnerable

 

Plovers

Three-banded Plover

Least Concern

 

Plovers

Two-banded Plover

Least Concern

 

Plovers

White-faced Plover

Data Deficient

 

Plovers

White-fronted Plover

Least Concern

 

Plovers

Wilson’s Plover

Least Concern

 

Plovers

Wrybill

Vulnerable