Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Plovers and Lapwings :: Crowned Lapwing
Crowned Lapwing Vanellus coronatus
Described by: Boddaert (1783)
Alternate common name(s): Crowned Plover
Old scientific name(s): Stephanibyx coronatus, Hoplopterus coronatus
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RangeE. and s. Africa;
(2) Ethiopia to se. Sudan, Uganda, Zaire, c. Angola, Rwanda, Burundi, Kenya, Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Botswana and South Africa (Cape Province).
(3) Namibia and South Africa (n. Cape Province and w. Transvaal).
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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