Long-toed Lapwing

Vanellus crassirostris - Vanneau à ailes blanches

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Charadriiformes

  • Family
    :

    Charadriidés

  • Genus
    :

    Vanellus

  • Species
    :

    crassirostris

Descriptor

Hartlaub, 1855

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 31 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 162 à 225 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Long-toed Lapwing (Vanellus crassirostris) is a species of bird in the Charadriidae family.

Subspecific information 2 Subspecies

  • Vanellus crassirostris crassirostris (Nigeria to s Sudan south to e DRCongo and n Tanzania)
  • Vanellus crassirostris leucopterus (s DRCongo to Malawi south to Botswana and ne South Africa)

Foreign names

  • Vanneau à ailes blanches,
  • Avefría Palustre,
  • Abibe-de-faces-brancas,
  • Langzehenkiebitz,
  • levéljáró bíbic,
  • Langteenkievit,
  • Pavoncella ditalunghe,
  • Långtåvipa,
  • Langtåvipe,
  • cíbik bielokrídly,
  • čejka bělohlavá,
  • Langtået Vibe,
  • pitkävarvashyyppä,
  • Witvlerkkiewiet,
  • fredeluga carablanca,
  • czajka białolica,
  • Длиннопалый чибис,
  • レンカクゲリ,
  • 长趾麦鸡,
  • 長趾麥雞,

Habitat

Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Seasonally Wet/Flooded ; Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Rivers/Streams/Creeks (includes waterfalls), Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands, Permanent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha), Seasonal/Intermittent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha), Permanent Freshwater Marshes/Pools (under 8ha), Seasonal/Intermittent Freshwater Marshes/Pools (under 8ha) ; Artificial/Aquatic and Marine : Ponds (below 8ha), Irrigated Land (includes irrigation channels), Seasonally Flooded Agricultural Land, Canals and Drainage Channels, Ditches

Geographic range

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