Black-headed Lapwing (Plover)
Vanellus tectus
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The black-headed lapwing is a rare visitor to northeastern Tanzania. Note the black spiked crest and the white chin. The upper photos were taken at Lake Baringo-Kenya (11-10), courtesy of Anabel Harries; the middle, at Tsavo West (8-12), courtesy of Riaan Marais; and bottom, also Lake Baringo (7-18), courtesy of Per Holmen.
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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-20 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
All other images are the property of the indicated photographers:
Anabel Harries, Riaan Marais, Per Holmen

Last Update this page: 2-20-19