Taxon profile


Long-toed Lapwing
Vanellus crassirostris (Hartlaub, 1855)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Charadriiformes »  family Charadriidae - plovers »  genus Vanellus

Other names

= Longtoed Plower

IUCN category:Least Concern


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It is found in Angola, Botswana, Burundi, Cameroon, Chad, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ethiopia, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, South Africa, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.
Author: Tomas HLUSKA

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Vanellus crassirostris crassirostris (Hartlaub, 1855)

Vanellus crassirostris crassirostris

subspecies Vanellus crassirostris leucopterus Reichenow, 1889

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 5.1 [3154]

Bird Life [] [as Vanellus crassirostris (Hartlaub, 1855)]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Vanellus crassirostris (Hartlaub, 1855)]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [22693954]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Vanellus crassirostris (Hartlaub, 1855)]
Data retrieved on: 27 January 2014
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Vanellus crassirostris (Hartlaub, 1855)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Vanellus crassirostris]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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