Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Plovers and Lapwings :: Andean Lapwing

Andean Lapwing Vanellus resplendens

Described by: Tschudi (1843)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): Ptiloscelys resplendens


Lake El Mollar, Argentina - Sep, 2003 © Mark Harper  Peru - Aug, 2002 © Giuliano Gerra and Silvio Sommazzi  Peru - Jul, 2002 © Dave van der Spoel  near Manizales, Caldas, Colombia - Mar, 2006 © R S Scanlon  near Manizales, Caldas, Colombia - Mar, 2006 © R S Scanlon 
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Andes of wc. South America;
S. Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, c. and s. Bolivia to n. Chile s. to Antofagasta and nw. Argentina (Jujuy, Salta, Tucuman and Catamarca).


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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