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Lapwing - River Lapwing

Vanellus duvaucelii

Description:

Black crest/crown, face and throat; grey sides on neck; brown upper-wing secondaries and brown upper-wing-coverts; white underparts; grey-brown breast band; black belly patch; brown back; white rump, black tail. Sexes alike. Photo taken at Chambal Wildlife Sanctuary, U.P. India

Habitat:

Sandbanks and stony river-beds.

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2 Comments

Karan Raghwa
Karan Raghwa a year ago

Once again thanks

Zlatan Celebic
Zlatan Celebic a year ago

Great close-up!

Karan Raghwa
Spotted by
Karan Raghwa

Uttar Pradesh, India

Spotted on Dec 23, 2018
Submitted on Jan 12, 2019

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