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Killdeer - Black and White Striped Bird
Charadriidae Charadrius vociferus
Type: Bird

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Killdeer - Black and White Striped Bird
Charadriidae Family
Killdeer - Black and White Striped Bird
Charadrius Genus
Killdeer - Black and White Striped Bird


Location / Where this Creature is found:

This one was found in Utah.

General information about Killdeer - Black and White Striped Bird :

Black and White Striped Bird
Killdeer are shorebirds.
Killdeer are a type of plover bird.
The infant birds are able to move around right after hatching.

The killdeer frequently uses a "broken wing act" to distract predators from the nest.

Killdeer nest on open ground, often on gravel. They may use a slight depression in the gravel to hold the eggs, but they do not line it at all, or line it only with a few stones.

They are migratory in northern areas and winter as far south as northern South America.
They are often seen in parking lots and urban areas, bobbing their heads up and down behind gutters and curbs. They spend a lot of time, running on the ground, and croutching flat in the corners and crevices.
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Striped Bird - Unknown - Gardening_Helper

Striped Bird - Unknown - Gardening_Helper
Striped Bird - Unknown - Gardening_Helper - June 07, 2009

Striped Bird - Unknown - Gardening_Helper

Striped Bird - Unknown - Gardening_Helper
Striped Bird - Unknown - Gardening_Helper - June 07, 2009

Striped Bird - Unknown - Gardening_Helper

Striped Bird - Unknown - Gardening_Helper
Striped Bird - Unknown - Gardening_Helper - June 07, 2009

Comment: Killdeer - Black and White Striped Bird

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Barbara

Louisville,Ky

The unknown bird is a killdeer.
June 11, 2009
15:01:51

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