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Lapwing

Vanellus vanellus

Description:

28-31 cm. Medium/large wader. Adults have a long upsweeping crest (males are the longest).

Habitat:

Farmland, wet grasslands, fens etc.

Notes:

In courtship, tumbles in aerobatic flight display

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Eve Dosh
Spotted by
Eve Dosh

England, United Kingdom

Spotted on Jun 28, 2011
Submitted on Jul 15, 2011

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