Charadrioidea

Charadrioidea

[kə‚rad·rē′ȯid·ē·ə]
(vertebrate zoology)
A superfamily of the suborder Charadrii, including plovers, sandpipers, and phalaropes.
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s (1988) plover and gull groups (the Charadrioidea and Laroidea, respectively) and two to four times in their sandpiper group (the Scolopacida).