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Blacksmith Lapwing (Plover)

Vanellus armatus


Spotted at Rondebult Bird Sanctuary, Gauteng, South Africa


Shoreline of inland water systems, estuaries, Short grassland, sports fields and mudflats. Uncommon on the coast, but further throughout South Africa.

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Beautiful bird!

KarenL 6 years ago

Another nice series Johan!

Boksburg, Gauteng, South Africa

Lat: -26.30, Long: 28.21

Spotted on May 5, 2012
Submitted on May 5, 2012

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