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lapwing

A Northern Lapwing (Vanellus vanellus) standing on one foot.

This bird is also known as the Peewit or Pewit (imitative of its cry), Green Plover (emphasizing the color of the plumage) or (in the British Isles) just Lapwing (which refers to its peculiar, erratic way of flying).

lapwing

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12 responses

  1. Awesome headcrest! 🙂

    June 7, 2015 at 6:16 PM

  2. Wonderful shot of a beautiful bird Camilla!

    June 7, 2015 at 6:21 PM

  3. Beautiful bird, and image!

    June 8, 2015 at 2:43 PM

  4. I love the background of this image and, of course, the bird it is very nicely done this is a beautiful picture.

    June 8, 2015 at 4:31 PM

  5. What a beautiful bird !

    June 8, 2015 at 9:07 PM

  6. Another great shot! 🙂

    June 11, 2015 at 10:33 PM

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