Order

Charadriiformes (Shorebirds and allies)

Calidris virgata. Photo: (c) Cameron Eckert, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)

Charadriiformes is a diverse order of small to medium-large birds. It includes about 350 species and has members in all parts of the world. Most Charadriiformes live near water and eat invertebrates or other small animals; however, some are pelagic (seabirds), some occupy deserts and a few are found in thick forest.

— Wikipedia

Subtaxa

Where in Humboldt



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