Created 10-Feb-18
4 photos

~ Few smaller ground-dwelling species are more readily identifiable than Vanellus senegallus, African Wattled Lapwing”. The distinctive facial wattles, bold colors, and yellow legs add brightness to a grey-plumaged species. This lapwing walked straight toward us in the track, unafraid of the vehicle's relatively larger scale.
Vanellus senegallusAfrican Wattled LapwingOne-of-a-Kind MarkingsVanellus senegallus Shakes a Leg

Categories & Keywords
Category:Animals
Subcategory:Birds
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Keywords:African Wattled Lapwing, EF 400mm f/2.8L IS II, EOS 1D X, Kenya, Porini Lion, Vanellus senegallus