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The Crab Plover with the scientific name of Dromas ardeola
is one of the birds in Indian which is closely related to the waders.
The quick classification of this Crab Plover is given below,
They use their strong toe for the purpose of digging nest burrows. They use their bills for eating crabs. Adult crab plover's plumage is in white colour. As well the young ones plumage is in grey colour. Generally, both male and female crab plovers are in same size and similar in their appearance. But when compared to female crab plover, the male crab plover is larger in size and has heavier bills.
Young crab plovers are slightly different in colour than the adults. These young birds are in grey colour on the top and behind their neck and wings.