Taxon profile


Red-wattled Lapwing
Vanellus indicus (Boddaert, 1783)

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

Scientific synonyms

Hoplopterus indicus (Boddaert, 1783)
Lobivanellus indicus (Boddaert, 1783)
Tringa indica Boddaert, 1783

Least Concern


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Included taxa

Number of records: 4

subspecies Vanellus indicus aigneri (Laubmann, 1913)

Vanellus indicus aigneri

subspecies Vanellus indicus atronuchalis (Jerdon, 1864)
subspecies Vanellus indicus indicus (Boddaert, 1783)

Vanellus indicus indicus

subspecies Vanellus indicus lankae (Koelz, 1939)

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 5.1 [3165]

Bird Life [] [as Vanellus indicus (Boddaert, 1783)]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [96888]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Lobivanellus indicus (Boddaert, 1783)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Vanellus indicus (Boddaert, 1783)]
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 indicus (Boddaert, 1783)]
EN Crochet P.-A., Joynt G.: AERC list of Western Palearctic birds December 2012 [] [as Vanellus indicus]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Vanellus indicus]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013
ES Lilleleht V. , Lõhmus A. (1997): Scientific, Estonian and English names of birds of Europe [] [as Hoplopterus indicus]
Data retrieved on: 11 July 2010

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