Sociable Lapwing

Vanellus gregarius - Vanneau sociable

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Charadriiformes

  • Family
    :

    Charadriidés

  • Genus
    :

    Vanellus

  • Species
    :

    gregarius

Descriptor

Pallas, 1771

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 30 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 70 à 76 cm.
  • Weight
    : 150 à 250 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Sociable Lapwing (Vanellus gregarius) is a species of bird in the Charadriidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Vanneau sociable,
  • Avefría Sociable,
  • Abibe-sociável,
  • Steppenkiebitz,
  • Lilebíbic,
  • Steppekievit,
  • Pavoncella gregaria,
  • Stäppvipa,
  • Steppevipe,
  • cíbik stepný,
  • keptuška stepní,
  • Steppevibe,
  • arohyyppä,
  • fredeluga gregària,
  • Steppuvepja,
  • czajka towarzyska,
  • stepes ķīvīte,
  • stepska priba,
  • Кречётка,
  • マミジロゲリ,
  • 黄颊麦鸡,
  • 長腳麥雞,

Habitat

Grassland : Temperate, Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Saline, Brackish or Alkaline Lakes ; Desert : Temperate ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land

Geographic range

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