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Southern lapwing

Vanellus chilensis


Southern Lapwings lays its eggs on the land. The nest and young are defended noisily and aggressively against all intruders (including humans) by means of threats, vocalizations and low flights.

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Casanare, Colombia

Spotted on Jun 26, 2014
Submitted on Nov 5, 2017

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