Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Plovers and Lapwings :: White-tailed Lapwing
White-tailed Lapwing Vanellus leucurus
Described by: Lichtenstein (1823)
Alternate common name(s): White-tailed Plover
Old scientific name(s): Chettusia leucura
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RangeE. Europe, Middle East and ex. w. Asia.
Breeds in w. and c. Asia from cs. Turkey, Syria, Iraq, s. Russia, s. Kazakhstan, Transcaspia, Turkestan and probably w. Afghanistan.
Winters from ne. Africa to nw. India.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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