Killdeer (Charadrius vociferous)

Killdeer (Charadrius vociferous)

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This is a ground-nesting bird common to Missouri.    I have these on my farm, but this photo was taken just down the road at Binder Lake.    This bird, sort of, calls its own name kill deer, kill deer over and over.

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One Response to Killdeer (Charadrius vociferous)

  1. Henry says:

    Great bird. The background makes it “pop.”

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