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Black-headed Lapwing

Vanellus tectus (Boddaert, 1783)

The Black-headed Plover or Black-headed Lapwing (Vanellus tectus) is a large lapwing, a group of largish waders in the family Charadriidae. It is a resident breeder across sub-Saharan Africa from Senegal to Ethiopia, although it has seasonal movements. It lays two or three eggs on a ground scrape. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Charadriiformes
Family:
  Charadriidae
Genus:
  Vanellus

Scientific:
  Vanellus tectus

Citation:
  (Boddaert, 1783)

Reference:
  TablePlanchesEnlum. p.51

Protonym:
  Charadrius tectus

Avibase ID:
  D531B5D3CC41D25A

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/D531B5D3

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 176501

Geographic range:

  • Vanellus tectus tectus: Senegambia to Ethiopia, Kenya and Uganda
  • Vanellus tectus latifrons: S Somalia to e Kenya
English:
Black-headed Lapwing
Czech:
čejka černohlavá
German:
Schwarzschopfkiebitz
Danish:
Sorttoppet Vibe
Spanish:
Avefría Coletuda
Finnish:
afrikantöyhtöhyyppä
French:
Vanneau à tête noire
Icelandic:
Kollvepja
Italian:
Pavoncella caruncolata dal ciuffo
Japanese:
zugurogeri
Japanese:
ズグロゲリ
Dutch:
Zwartkopkievit
Norwegian:
Svarttoppvipe
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Svarttoppvipe
Polish:
czajka czarnoczuba
Portuguese:
Abibe-de-cabeça-preta
Russian:
Чернохохлый чибис
Slovak:
cíbik čiernochochlatý
Swedish:
svarthuvad vipa
Ukrainian:
Чайка чорночуба
Chinese:
非洲麦鸡


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Vanneau à tête noire ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Vanneau à tête noire ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Blackhead Plover ( Sarciophorus tectus) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Blackhead Plover ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Black-headed Plover ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Black-headed Plover ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Blackhead Plover ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Sarciophorus tectus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Sarciophorus tectus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Sarciophorus tectus [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Black-headed Lapwing ( Vanellus tectus) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Vanellus tectus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Vanellus tectus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: Fredeluga capnegra
Czech: Cejka cernohlavá, čejka černohlavá
Danish: Sorttoppet Vibe
German: Schwarzkopfkiebitz, Schwarzschopfkiebitz
English: Blackhead Lapwing, Blackhead Plover, Black-headed Lapwing, Blackheaded Plover, Black-headed Plover, Black-headed polver, Crested Plover, Crested Wattled Lapwing, Crested Wattled Plover
English (IOC): Black-headed Lapwing
English (Kenya): Black-headed Plover
Spanish: Avefría Coletuda, Avefría De Cola Grande
Spanish (Spain): Avefría Coletuda
Spanish (HBW): Avefría coletuda
Estonian: kõnnukiivitaja
Finnish: Afrikantöyhtöhyyppä
French: Vanneau à coiffe noire, Vanneau à tête noire, Vanneau coiffé
Hebrew: קוית שחורת־ראש, קיווית שחורת־ראש, קיווית שחורת-ראש, קיוית שחורת-ראש
Croatian: Crnoglavi vivak
Hungarian: sisakos bibic, Sisakos bíbic
Icelandic: Kollvepja
Italian: Pavoncella caruncolata dal ciuffo, Pavoncella testanera
Japanese: zugurogeri
Japanese: ズグロゲリ
Scientific: Charadrius tectus, Hoplopterus tectus, Sarciophorus tectus, Vanellus tectus, Vanellus tectus tectus
Lithuanian: Juodagalvė pempė, Juodakepurė pempė
Latvian: melnkakla ķīvīte
Dutch: Zwartkopkievit
Norwegian Nynorsk: Svarttoppvipe
Norwegian: Svarttoppvipe
Polish: czajka czarnoczuba
Portuguese: Abibe-de-cabeça-preta
Portuguese (Portugal): Abibe-de-cabeça-preta
Russian: Чернохохлый чибис
Slovak: cíbik čiernochochlatý, Cíbik čiernochochlý
Slovenian: črnoglava priba
Serbian: Crnoglavi vivak
Swedish: Svarthuvad vipa
Swahili: Kiluwiluwi Kishungi-kirefu
Turkish: kara tepeli kızkuşu, Kara-tepeli Kızkuşu
Ukrainian: Чайка чорночуба
Chinese: 非洲麦鸡
Chinese (Traditional): 黑頭麥雞

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