Taxon profile


Grey-headed Lapwing
Vanellus cinereus (Blyth, 1842)

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

Scientific synonyms

Pluvianus cinereus Blyth, 1842

Other names

= Gray-headed Lapwing

Least Concern


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Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [8ba6c120-51a6-45b0-b7c1-be6ce78ca5cb]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Vanellus cinereus (Blyth, 1842)]
Data retrieved on: 8 February 2015
EN Bird Life 5.1 [3164]

Bird Life [] [as Vanellus cinereus (Blyth, 1842)]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Vanellus cinereus (Blyth, 1842)]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Vanellus cinereus (Blyth, 1842)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Vanellus cinereus]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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