African Wattled Lapwing
Vanellus senegallus
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The African wattled lapwing, also called wattled plover, is the largest African lapwing. It is common in wetland margins and adjacent grasslands in western Tanzania. The fight photo and the chick (Rubondo, 10-22) are courtesy of Amos Pampy Hardecker. The other photos were taken in Katavi NP and Serengeti NP. The enlargements include chicks, a juvenile, an immature, a mating pair and flight photos.
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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-22 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
All other images are the property of the indicated photographers:
Valéry Schollaert, Paul Oliver, Florence Holmen, Russell Peacey
Amos Pampy Hardecker

Last Update this page: 10-31-22