Banded Dotterel Pictures - Photos
46 images Created 18 Dec 2009
The Banded Dotterel in New Zealand, is a small (18 cm) wader in the plover family of birds. It lives in beaches, mud flats, grasslands and on bare ground. Its two bands across the chest (top is black and thinner, bottom is chestnut and thicker) make it readily distinguishable.