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Blacksmith Lapwing (Eng) Smidsplevier (Ned) Bontkiewiet (Afr)

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Album name:martheijnens / Charadriiformes
Keywords:Bird / Charadriiformes / Charadriidae
Photonumber, location and date:201611370, Tanzania/Lake Manyara/Mto Wa Mbu surr., 20-02-2016
Habitat:Occurs in association with wetlands of all sizes. Blacksmith lapwings expanded their range in the 20th century into areas where dams were built and where intensive farming was practiced.
Origin, remarks:Occurs commonly from Kenya through central Tanzania to southern and southwestern Africa.
Filesize:915 KiB
Date added:Mar 13, 2017
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