Pied Lapwing (Vanellus cayanus)
Pied Lapwing

Pied Lapwing (Vanellus cayanus)

[order] Charadriiformes | [family] Charadriidae | [latin] Vanellus cayanus | [UK] Pied Lapwing | [FR] Vanneau de Cayenne | [DE] Cayennekiebitz | [ES] Avefría de Cayena | [IT] Pavoncella della Cayenna | [NL] Cayenne-kievit | [SU] –


A handsome, small lapwing with striking features such as long red legs, red eye, brown crown surrounded by white, black face, white half-collar and black and white “braces” down the back.
wingspan min.: cm wingspan max.: cm
size min.: 21 cm size max.: 24 cm
incubation min.: 0 days incubation max.: 0 days
fledging min.: 0 days fledging max.: 0 days
broods: 0 eggs min.: 0
eggs max.: 0
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