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Northern Lapwing

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376054225_715618773d.jpg?v=0 (137530 bytes) Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Vanellus vanellus Scientific name
Charadriiformes Order
Charadriidae Family
 28-31cm (Wingspan ) Length
Pastureland, grassland and fens, often near water. Between Range follow link Habitat
Altitude
Range
 3-4 eggs laid in a scrape. are incubated in about 28days mostly by female., Clutch
Arthropods, worms, beetles, larvae, small frogs  & crustaceans. Food  
Even when they looks away the Lapwing can see you with both eyes. Habits
3137 - TSN: 176481 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern (Their numbers have declined in the UK. Sympathetic farming methods are needed)      Status

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Northern Lapwing calls
(Vanellus vanellus)
Niels Krabbe XC25909
06-06-1988, Denmark

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Northern Lapwing by you.

Photos by Keith Murdock

Upton Warren

Even when he looks away the Lapwing can see you with both eyes.

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AKA:- Arabic: الزقزاق الأخضر الشامي, الزقزاق الشامي, الزقزاق الشامي رهيز
Asturian: Cigoreya, Pegueta
Azerbaijani: Buynyzlu cüllüt, Çibis, Çökükburun
Belarusian: Каня, Кнігаўка
Bulgarian: Обикновена калугерица
Breton: Ar gernigell gupennek, Korlusk, Kornigell
Catalan: Fredeluga, Fredeluga gregŕria, Juia
Catalan (Balears): Juia
Valencian: Fredeluga gregŕria
Czech: Cejka chocholatá, Čejka chocholatá, čejka chocholatá
Chuvash: Текерлĕк
Welsh: Comchwiglen, Corn y wich, Cornchwiglen, Cornicyll, Cornicyll y gors, Cornicyll y waen, Cornicyll y waun, Cornor y gwennydd, Hen het
Danish: Vibe
German: Kiebitz
Greek: (Ευρωπαϊκή) Καλημάνα, Γιαννής , Καλημάνα
Greek (Cypriot): Γιαννής
English: Common Lapwing, Eurasian Lapwing, Green Lapwing, Green Plover, Lapwing, Northern Lapwing, Peewit
Esperanto: vanelo
Spanish: Avefria, Avefría, Avefría Europea, Avefría Palustria
Estonian: Kiivitaja
Basque: Fredeluga, Hegabera
Finnish: Töyhtöhyyppä
Faroese: Vípa
French: Nanneau huppé, Vanneau huppé
Frisian: Ljip
Irish: Pilibín
Gaelic: Abharcan-Luachrach, Curcag, Curochdag, Curracag, Pibhinn
Galician: Avefría, Fredeluga
Manx: Eairkan, Earkan
Hebrew: קוית מצויצת, קיווית מצוייצת, קיווית מצויצת, קיוית מצויצת
Croatian: Vivak, Vivak pozviždač
Hungarian: Bíbic
Armenian: [Sovorakan Kiviv ], Սովորական Կիվիվ
Icelandic: Vepja
Italian: Pavoncella, Pavoncella eurasiatica, Pavoncella paleartica
Japanese: Ta-dori, tageri, Ta-geri
Japanese: タゲリ, タドリ
Georgian: პრანწია, ურიის ყვავი
Khakas: Тикке м˙˙с
Kazakh: Қызғыш
Korean: 댕기물떼새
Cornish: Cornwhylen
Latin: Vanellus vanellus
Lithuanian: Gyvė, Knyvė, Pempe, Pempė
Latvian: Ķīvīte
Macedonian: Калуѓерка
Mongolian: Хавтгаалж
Maltese: Venewwa
Dutch: Kievit
Norwegian: Vibe, Vipe
Polish: czajka, czajka (zwyczajna), Czajka pospolita, Czajka zwyczajna
Portuguese: abibe, Abibe-comum
Romansh: Vanel
Russian: Chibis, Чибис, Чибис - Пигалица, Чибис обыкновенный
Sardinian: Lčpiri de argiola
Scots: Abharcan-luachrach, Adharcan luachrach, Curcag, Curochdag, Pibhinn
Northern Sami: Vuoktaláfol
Slovak: Cibík chochlatý, cíbik chochlatý
Slovenian: priba
Albanian: Gicvilja
Serbian: vivak, Вивак
Swedish: Tofsvipa
Thai: นกกระแตหงอน
Turkish: Kızkuşu, kyzkuşu
Tuvinian: Шына сайжи
Ukrainian: Чайка, Чибіс
Vietnamese: Te mŕo
Chinese: [feng-tou mai-jī], [lu tian fu], [tian-fu], [xiao bian heng], 凤头麦鸡, 小辮鴴, 田凫, 绿田凫, 鳳頭麥雞
Chinese (Taiwan): [xiao bian heng], 小辮鴴

Range:-

Acores

Afghanistan

Albania

Algeria

Andorra

Armenia

Austria

Azerbaijan

Bahamas Rare/Accidental

Bahrain

Balearic Islands

Bangladesh

Barbados Rare/Accidental

Belarus

Belgium

Bermuda Rare/Accidental

Bhutan

Bosnia

Brunei

Bulgaria

Canada Rare/Accidental:- New Brunswick Rare/Accidental, Newfoundland Rare/Accidental, Northwest Territories Rare/Accidental, Nova Scotia Rare/Accidental, Prince Edward Island Rare/Accidental, Quebec Rare/Accidental

Cape Verde Rare/Accidental

China:- Anhui, Beidaihe District Beijing, Chongqing, Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi Zhuang, Guizhou, Hainan, Hebei, Heilongjiang, Henan, Henan, Hong Kong, Hubei, Hunan, Inner Mongolia, Jiangsu, Jiangxi, Jilin, Qinghai, Shaanxi, Shandong, Shanghai, Sichuan, Tianjin, Tibet, Xinjiang Uighur, Xishuangbanna Prefecture, Yunnan, Zhejiang

Corse

Crete

Croatia

Cyprus

Czech Republic

Denmark,

Egypt

England:- Gloucestershire, Shropshire, Staffordshire, Warwickshire, Worcestershire, Yorkshire and the Humber

Estonia

Faroe Islands

Finland

France:- Bretagne

Gambia Rare/Accidental

Germany

Gibraltar

Greece

Greenland Rare/Accidental

Hungary

Iceland

India:- Arid northwest India, Central highlands, Eastern Himalayas, Gangetic plain, Uttar Pradesh, Northeast India, Southwest India, Western Himalayas.

Iran

Iraq

Ireland

Islas Canarias

Israel

Italy

Japan

Jordan

Kazakhstan

Kenya Rare/Accidental

Kuwait

Kyrgyzstan

Laos

Latvia

Lebanon

Lesser Antilles Rare/Accidental

Libya

Liechtenstein

Lithuania

Luxembourg

Macedonia

Madeira

Malta

Martinique Rare/Accidental

Mauritania

Moldova

Mongolia

Morocco

Myanmar

Nepal

North Korea

Norway:- Svalbard and Jan Mayen

Oman

Pakistan

Poland

Portugal

Puerto Rico Rare/Accidental

Qatar

Romania

Russia

Saint Pierre and Miquelon Rare/Accidental

Sardinia

Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia

Scotland:- Shetland, Tayside

Senegal Rare/Accidental

Serbia and Montenegro

Sicilia

Slovakia

Slovenia

South Korea

Spain

Sudan Rare/Accidental

Sweden

Switzerland

Syria

Taiwan

Tajikistan

Thailand

The Netherlands

Tunisia

Turkey

Turkmenistan

Ukraine

United Arab Emirates

USA Rare/Accidental:- Delaware Rare/Accidental, Florida Rare/Accidental, Maine Rare/Accidental, Maryland Rare/Accidental, Massachusetts Rare/Accidental, New Jersey Rare/Accidental, New York Rare/Accidental, North Carolina Rare/Accidental, Ohio Rare/Accidental, Rhode Island Rare/Accidental, South Carolina Rare/Accidental,

Uzbekistan

Vietnam

Wales:- Anglesey Birding,

Windward Islands Rare/Accidental

 

Sub-species

Northern Lapwing display calls & wing sounds
(Vanellus vanellus)
Stuart Fisher XC25935
02-05-2001, United Kingdom

Northern Lapwing Alarmcall
(Vanellus vanellus)
Patrik Ĺberg XC27061
11-05-2008, Sweden

Northern Lapwing song
(Vanellus vanellus)
Patrik Ĺberg XC27060
16-03-2008, Sweden

 Northern Lapwing Alarmcall
(Vanellus vanellus)
Patrik Ĺberg XC27062
03-05-2008, Sweden  

Northern Lapwing Alarmcall
(Vanellus vanellus)
Patrik Ĺberg XC27062
03-05-2008, Sweden

 

 

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