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Masked Lapwing (Vanellus miles) Avefría militar (Vanellus miles) Geotagged,Masked Lapwing,Spain,Spring,Vanellus miles Click/tap to enlarge Country intro

Masked Lapwing (Vanellus miles)

Avefría militar (Vanellus miles)

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The masked lapwing is a large, common and conspicuous bird native to Australia, particularly the northern and eastern parts of the continent, New Zealand and New Guinea. It spends most of its time on the ground searching for food such as insects and worms, and has several distinctive calls.

Similar species: Shorebirds And Allies
Species identified by iherga
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Uploaded Jan 4, 2022. Captured Apr 10, 2017 12:51 in C. Camilo José Cela, 6, 29640 Fuengirola, Málaga, Spain.
  • NIKON D7100
  • f/4.5
  • 1/200s
  • ISO450
  • 90mm