Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Plovers and Lapwings :: Pied Lapwing
Pied Lapwing Vanellus cayanus
Described by: Latham (1790)
Alternate common name(s): Pied Plover, Cayenne Plover, Little White-winged Plover, Little White-winged Lapwing
Old scientific name(s): Hoplopterus cayanus
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RangeN. and c. South America e. of the Andes;
S. Colombia, Venezuela, Guyana, Surinam, Guiana, e. Peru, n. and e. Bolivia, s. Brazil (Bahia) s. to Mato Grosso and Parana and Paraguay.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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