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BirdPix:   4066
Province:  
Country:   Botswana
Locus:   1922BD
Observer:   Kennedy David
Date of record:   2008-04-03
Number of photos:   1
Notes:   Apologies for poor photo - at maximum range
Last updated:   2020-03-31 18:19:48
Sp. code:   245
Species name:   Vanellus armatus
Common name:   Blacksmith Lapwing (Plover) -- Bontkiewiet
Family:   Charadriidae
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:   Blacksmith Lapwing Vanellus armatus
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Record URL:   http://vmus.adu.org.za/?vm=BirdPix-4066
VM-number: 4066 - photo: 1

Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Colin Summersgill
Comment:   Blacksmith Lapwing, bird very small, hidden in grass
Date:   2014-01-22 07:58:05
Species name:  
Species code:   0
Comment number:   2
By:   Lisl van Deventer
Comment:   Middle of photo, on the right
Date:   2017-07-18 11:26:25
Species name:   Vanellus armatus -- Blacksmith Lapwing (Plover); Bontkiewiet
Species code:   245

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