Greater Sand Plover Charadrius leschenaultii

This species has a wide distribution in Asia but only occurs in western Europe as an extremely rare vagrant. Four of the 14 accepted British records have occurred in Norfolk.

Greater Sand Plover Greater Sand Plover
Greater Sand Plover Greater Sand Plover

Greater Sand Plover, Snettisham (Norfolk, UK), 4th July 2004

 

Greater Sand Plover Greater Sand Plover
Greater Sand Plover  

Greater Sand Plover, Sur Masirah (Masirah, Oman), 6th November 2017