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Crowned Lapwing

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Vanellus coronatus Scientific name
Charadriiformes Order
Charadriidae Family
31 cm Length
Grassland, farmland & urban areas. Between 0 - 3,000 m. Range follow link Habitat
Altitude
Range
 Eggs, laid in a scrape.  Incubation by both parents Clutch
Arthropods, worms, beetles, larvae & crustaceans. Food  
  Habits
3154 - TSN: 176486 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

view photos December 16, 2005 Photo by MBoy68 © all rights reserved

Slideshow courtesy The Friends Of Worldbirds © all rights reserved

Crowned Lapwing Ssp: V. c. coronatus Rory Nefdt Lazy J Ranch, Lusaka Zambia XC104741 Call

Video by Keith Murdock

view photos December 16, 2005 Photo by MBoy68 © all rights reserved

juvenile

 

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AKA:- Afrikaans: Kroonkiewiet
Czech: Cejka korunkatá, čejka korunkatá
Danish: Kronvibe
German: Kronenkibietz, Kronenkiebitz
English: Crowned Lapwing, Crowned Plover
Spanish: Avefría Coronada
Estonian: kroonkiivitaja
Finnish: Kruunuhyyppä
French: Vanneau couronné
Irish: Feadóg chorónach
Italian: Pavoncella coronata
Japanese: oukangeri
Japanese: オウカンゲリ
Kwangali: Runkerenkere
Latin: Hoplopterus coronatus, Stephanibyx coronatus, Vanellus coronatus
Dutch: Diadeemkievit, Kroonplevier
Norwegian: Kronvipe
Sotho, Northern: Mororwane
Polish: czajka koroniasta
Portuguese: Abibe coroado, Abibe-coroado
Russian: Венценосный чибис
Slovak: Cíbik korunkatý
Shona: Hurekure
Siswant: Kelkelwane
Sotho, Southern: Lekekeruane
Swedish: Kronvipa
Swahili: Kiluwitaji
Tswana: Lerweerwee
Tsonga: Ghelekela
Xhosa: Igxiya
Chinese: 冕麦鸡
Zulu: iTitihoye

Range:-

Angola

Botswana

Burundi

Democratic Rep. of Congo

Ethiopia

Kenya

Lesotho

Malawi

Mozambique

Namibia

Rwanda

Somalia

South Africa:- Eastern Cape, Free State, Gauteng, Kwazulu-Natal, Limpopo Province, Mpumalanga, Northern Cape, Northwest Province, Western Cape

Sudan

Swaziland

Tanzania

Uganda

Zambia

Zimbabwe

Sub-species

Vanellus coronatus
Vanellus coronatus coronatus
Vanellus coronatus demissus
Vanellus coronatus xerophilus

 

 

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