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Black-headed Lapwing

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IMG_4631b.jpg Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Vanellus tectus Scientific name
Charadriiformes Order
Charadriidae Family
 25 cm (Wingspan 66–74 cm) Length
Tropical dry grassland, savanna, shrubland, desert & near rivers, streams & still water. Range follow link Habitat
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2 - 3 Eggs, laid in a scrape.  Incubation by both parents Clutch
Arthropods, worms, beetles, larvae & crustaceans. Food  
  Habits
3146 - TSN: 176501 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

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Black-headed Lapwing Ssp: tectus Bram Piot Zam area Burkina Faso Alarm call XC77885

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AKA:- Czech: Cejka cernohlavá, čejka černohlavá
Danish: Sorttoppet Vibe
German: Schwarzkopfkiebitz, Schwarzschopfkiebitz
English: Blackhead Lapwing, Blackhead Plover, Black-headed Lapwing, Blackheaded Plover, Black-headed Plover, Black-headed polver, Crested Plover, Crested Wattled Lapwing, Crested Wattled Plover
Spanish: Avefría Coletuda, Avefría De Cola Grande
Estonian: kõnnukiivitaja
Finnish: Afrikantöyhtöhyyppä
French: Vanneau à coiffe noire, Vanneau à tête noire, Vanneau coiffé
Hebrew: קוית שחורת־ראש, קיווית שחורת־ראש, קיווית שחורת-ראש, קיוית שחורת-ראש
Icelandic: Kollvepja
Italian: Pavoncella testanera
Japanese: zugurogeri
Japanese: ズグロゲリ
Latin: Hoplopterus tectus, Sarciophorus tectus, Vanellus tectus
Lithuanian: Juodagalvė pempė
Dutch: Zwartkopkievit
Norwegian: Svarttoppvipe
Polish: czajka czarnoczuba
Russian: Чернохохлый чибис
Slovak: cíbik čiernochochlatý, cíbik ciernochochlý, Cíbik čiernochochlý
Slovenian: črnoglava priba
Swedish: Svarthuvad vipa
Swahili: Kiluwiluwi Kishungi-kirefu
Turkish: kara tepeli kızkuşu, Kara-tepeli Kızkuşu
Chinese: 非洲麦鸡

Range:-

Benin

Burkina Faso

Cameroon

Central African Republic

Chad

Djibouti

Equatorial Guinea

Eritrea

Ethiopia

Gambia

Ghana

Guinea

Guinea-Bissau

Israel Rare/Accidental

CÒte d'Ivoire

Jordan Rare/Accidental

Kenya

Mali

Mauritania

Niger

Nigeria

Senegal

Somalia

Sudan

Tanzania

Togo

Uganda

Sub-species

Vanellus tectus
Vanellus tectus latifrons
Vanellus tectus tectus

 

 

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