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Vanellus armatus
Blacksmith Lapwing (Eng) Smidsplevier (Ned) Bontkiewiet (Afr)
Keywords: Bird;Charadriiformes;Charadriidae

Vanellus armatus

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

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Album name:martheijnens / Charadriiformes
Keywords:Bird / Charadriiformes / Charadriidae
Photonumber, location and date:201044732, Botswana/Maun/Moremi NP., 18-07-2010
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:1192 KiB
Date added:Feb 24, 2017
Dimensions:1200 x 900 pixels
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