Fernkloof Nature Reserve

Vanellus armatus

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 Vanellus armatus


Medium, boldly pied black-and-white lapwing with greyish back and wings. The under-parts are black from chin to upper belly. The call is a characteristic klink, klink, klink, like hammer on anvil (hence name), which becomes screaming when agitated near nest or young. Found on short grassy verges of Kleinrivier Lagoon and other inland waters. Common resident.

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2017 / 3 / 29