Charadrius modestus (Rufous Chested Dotterel) is a species of birds in the family Charadriidae. It is found in the Afrotropics and the Neotropics. Individuals can grow to 89 g. Reproduction is dioecious.
Comment: Preliminary definition. The semantics and definitions of "mediterranean", "subtropical", "tropical", "temperate", "polar", and similar climate types may be transferred to an "environmental condition" class once the semantics of this class have been established.
Definition: Component found in mineralized skeletal tissue, (a specialized form of biogenic tissue in which the extracellular matrix is mineralized, and which functions in mechanical and structural support.)