Taken at Leighton Moss on 19th April 2018 using Nikon D5200 with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.
at Strathclyde Park on 14th November 2014 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.
at Baron's Haugh on 9th October 2017 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.
vanellus. Charadriiformes Charadriidae Bastard Plover, Crested Lapwing, French Pigeon, Green Lapwing,
Peeweet, Plover, Tee-Wit, Tufit
Length: Breeding Period: Eggs:
in the ground. Grass, straw. Insets, worms, slugs. Greenish-black on crown and crest. Whitish on the
neck above metallic green with purple reflections;
quills; white tail feathers; fawn tail coverts. 76 cms. March-June
Olive-green, heavily bloched with black or
Very pointed at one end. View