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  • Finnish
    • töyhtöhyyppä
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    • Чибис
    • Пигалица
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    • Vanellus vanellus
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    • Northern Lapwing
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    • NOLA
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    • Fredeluga
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    • Pavoncella
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    • Abibe
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    • Kiebitz

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Recent observations

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Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus

Observer

speedy

Date

August 29, 2015

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Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus

Observer

leosandra

Date

April 30, 2008

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Square

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Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus

Date

July 28, 2013

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No photos or sounds

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Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus

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dhobern

Date

June 19, 1977

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No photos or sounds

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Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus

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dhobern

Date

June 4, 1977

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Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus

Observer

corychia

Date

March 13, 2013

Description

there were three here, a result of Hurricane Sandy

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Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus

Observer

corychia

Date

November 20, 2012

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No photos or sounds

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Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus

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dhobern

Date

March 6, 1977

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No photos or sounds

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Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus

Observer

dhobern

Date

February 12, 1977

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No photos or sounds

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Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus

Observer

dhobern

Date

February 12, 1977

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No photos or sounds

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Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus

Observer

dhobern

Date

January 30, 1977

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No photos or sounds

What

Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus

Observer

dhobern

Date

January 29, 1977
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Description from Wikipedia

The Northern Lapwing (Vanellus vanellus), also known as the Peewit or Pewit (imitative of its cry), Green Plover (emphasising the colour of the plummage) or (in the British Isles) just Lapwing (which refers to its peculiar, erratic way of flying), is a bird in the plover family. It is common through temperate Eurasia. It is highly migratory over most of its extensive range, wintering further south as far as north Africa, northern India, Pakistan, and parts...

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Conservation Summary

    Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.