Grey-headed Lapwing

Vanellus cinereus - Vanneau à tête grise

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Charadriiformes

  • Family
    :

    Charadriidés

  • Genus
    :

    Vanellus

  • Species
    :

    cinereus

Descriptor

Blyth, 1842

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 37 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 236 à 296 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Grey-headed Lapwing (Vanellus cinereus) is a species of bird in the Charadriidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Vanneau à tête grise,
  • Avefría Ceniza,
  • Abibe-de-cabeça-cinzenta,
  • Graukopfkiebitz,
  • szürkefejű bíbic,
  • Grijskopkievit,
  • Pavoncella testagrigia,
  • Gråhuvad vipa,
  • Gråhodevipe,
  • cíbik sivohlavý,
  • čejka šedohlavá,
  • Gråhovedet Vibe,
  • huppuhyyppä,
  • fredeluga capgrisa,
  • czajka szarogłowa,
  • pelēkgalvas ķīvīte,
  • Серый чибис,
  • Trulek kelabu,
  • ケリ,
  • 灰头麦鸡,
  • นกกระแตหัวเทา,
  • 跳鴴〔灰頭麥雞〕,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Seasonally Wet/Flooded ; Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Rivers/Streams/Creeks (includes waterfalls), Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land ; Artificial/Aquatic and Marine : Seasonally Flooded Agricultural Land

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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