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Male Dotterel (Charadrius morinellus)

By DerekL  
Thank you for all of the comments/votes for my previous upload of a Female Dotterel, much appreciated.
Here is a Male Dotterel, taken at The Great Orme, Conwy, North Wales, UK 29/04/2019.

The Male is much plainer than the female and takes on the role of incubating and raising the chicks, whilst the Female goes off and
mates with another Male.

Tags: Wildlife Uk North wales Male Dotterel Bird Avian Great orme Wildlife and nature

Voters: Saastad, newbe2, Spkr51 and 21 more

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Comments


3 May 2019 12:39AM
Well captured *****

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3 May 2019 1:35AM
Excellent image, Derek.
DaveN
The females are hotties!

What a guy!

Peter
3 May 2019 7:45AM
Handsome chappie! GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Maiwand 12 3 73 England
3 May 2019 11:32AM
Superb shot Derek, Wonderful detail.
Ron
HenB 11 6
3 May 2019 4:00PM
Great image of a bird I have not seen . Must try harder.
Regards Harry

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