Burhinidae | Thick-knees

Eurasian Stone-curlew (Burhinus oedicnemus)

Haematopodidae | Oystercatchers

Eurasian Oystercatcher

Recurvirostridae | Stitls and Avocets

Black-winged Stilt

Pied Avocet

Charadriidae | Plovers

Red-wattled Lapwing (Lobivanellus indicus)
Eurasian Golden Plover (Pluvialis apricaria)
Pacific Golden Plover (Pluvialis fulva)
Grey Plover (Pluvialis squatarola)
Greater Sand Plover (Charadrius leschenaultii)
Oriental Plover (Charadrius veredus)
Eurasian Dotterel (Eudromias morinellus)

Northern Lapwing

White-tailed Lapwing

Sociable Lapwing

Common Ringed Plover

Little Ringed Plover

Kentish Plover

Caspian Plover

Scolopacidae | Sandpipers and Snipes

Eurasian Woodcock (Scolopax rusticola)
Solitary Snipe (Gallinago solitaria)
Pintail Snipe (Gallinago stenura)
Swinhoe's Snipe (Gallinago megala)
Great Snipe (Gallinago media)
Asian Dowitcher (Limnodromus semipalmatus)
Bar-tailed Godwit (Limosa lapponica)
Whimbrel (Numenius phaeopus)
Slender-billed Curlew (Numenius tenuirostris)
Terek Sandpiper (Xenus cinereus)
Red Phalarope (Phalaropus fulicarius)
Ruddy Turnstone (Arenaria interpres)
Long-toed Stint (Calidris subminuta)
Curlew Sandpiper (Calidris ferruginea)
Sanderling (Calidris alba)
Broad-billed Sandpiper (Limicola falcinellus)

Jack Snipe

Common Snipe

Black-tailed Godwit

Eurasian Curlew

Spotted Redshank

Common Redshank

Marsh Sandpiper

Common Greenshank

Green Sandpiper

Wood Sandpiper

Common Sandpiper

Red-necked Phalarope

Little Stint

Temminck’s Stint


Ruff male, Reeve female

Glareolidae | Pratincoles

Cream-coloured Courser (Cursorius cursor)
Oriental Pratincole (Glareola maldivarum)
Black-winged Pratincole (Glareola nordmanni)

Collared Pratincole

Stercorariidae | Skuas

Pomarine Skua (Stercorarius pomarinus)
Arctic Skua (Stercorarius parasiticus)

Laridae | Gulls and Terns

Lesser Black-backed Gull (Larus fuscus)
Relict Gull (Larus relictus)
Little Gull (Larus minutus)
White-winged Tern (Chlidonias leucopterus)
Black Tern (Chlidonias niger)

Common Gull

Heuglin's Gull

Caspian Gull

Pallas's Gull

Common Black-headed Gull

Slender-billed Gull

Gull-billed Tern

Caspian Tern

Common Tern

Little Tern

Whiskered Tern