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Facts About The Blacksmith Plover

The Blacksmith Plover, also known as the Bontkiewiet, Blacksmith Lapwing, and Vanellus armatus, is a small bird that is commonly…

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Crowned Lapwing (Vanellus coronatus)

It is a huge, vigilant-looking, brownish lapwing, with a conspicuous annular white halo, circled by a black crown. Small groups…

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Wattled Plover (Vanellus senegallus)

It is a large, brownish bird with a distinct yellow wattle, accentuated by a red base. Pair or small groups…

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Caspian Plover (Charadrius asiaticus)

It is a regal plover, with a gentle, dovelike demeanor. Non-breeding adults and immatures birds appear to be greyish-brown with…

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Ringed Plover (Charadrius hiaticula)

It is a plump-sized shorebird with a stout bill. Its orange-yellow legs are conspicuous, more vivid on adults. It thrives…

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Three-banded Plover (Charadrius tricollaris)

It is a small, dark plover that thrives in freshwater and brackish wetland easily recognizable with its broad forehead, and…

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Lesser Black-winged Plover

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