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White-headed Lapwing
Vanellus albiceps Gould, 1834
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Order:
  Charadriiformes
Family:
  Charadriidae
Genus:
  Vanellus

Scientific:
  Vanellus albiceps

Citation:
  Gould, 1834

Reference:
  PZS Pt2 no.18 p.45

Protonym:
  Vanellus albiceps

Avibase ID:
  C4EC6263B0A28B1D

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/C4EC6263

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 176482

Geographic range:

  • Vanellus albiceps: Sandy riverbanks of Africa south of the Sahara
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  White-headed Lapwing
Czech:
  čejka laločnatá
German:
  Weißscheitelkiebitz
Danish:
  Hvidkronet Vibe
Spanish:
  Avefría Coroniblanca
Finnish:
  viiksihyyppä
French:
  Vanneau à tête blanche
Italian:
  Pavoncella testabianca
Japanese:
  shirogashiratosakageri
Japanese:
  シロガシラトサカゲリ
Dutch:
  Witkruinkievit
Norwegian:
  Hvitkronevipe
Polish:
  czajka bialoczelna
Portuguese:
  Abibe-de-coroa-branca
Russian:
  Белоголовый чибис
Slovak:
  cíbik bielohlavý
Swedish:
  vitkronad vipa
Chinese:
  白头麦鸡


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

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

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms

Afrikaans: Witkopkiewiet
Catalan: Fredeluga de capell blanc
Czech: Cejka lalocnatá, čejka laločnatá
Danish: Hvidkronet Vibe
German: Langspornkiebitz, Weißscheitelkibietz, Weißscheitelkiebitz
English: Black-shouldered Lapwing, Black-shouldered Plover, Black-shouldered Wattled Lapwing, Black-shouldered Wattled Plover, Crowned Lapwing, White headed Lapwing, White-crowned Lapwing, Whitecrowned Plover, White-crowned Plover, White-crowned Wattled Plover, White-headed Lapwing, White-headed Plover, White-winged Lapwing
Spanish: Avefría Coroniblanca, Avefría de Corona Blanca
Spanish (Spain): Avefría Coroniblanca
Estonian: leetekiivitaja
Finnish: Viiksihyyppä
French: Vanneau à tête blanche
Hungarian: fehérfejű bíbic
Italian: Pavoncella corona bianca, Pavoncella testabianca
Japanese: shirogashiratosakageri
Japanese: シロガシラトサカゲリ
Latin: Hoplopterus albiceps, Vanellus albiceps, Xiphidiopterus albiceps
Lithuanian: Baltagalvė pempė
Dutch: Witkruinkievit
Norwegian: Hvitkronevipe
Polish: czajka bialoczelna, czajka białoczelna, czajka białołbista
Portuguese: Abibe-de-coroa-branca
Portuguese (Portugal): Barbilhão-de-gola-branca
Russian: Белоголовая пигалица, Белоголовый чибис
Slovak: cíbik bielohlavý
Swedish: Vitkronad vipa
Swahili: Kiluwiluwi Utosi-mweupe
Ukrainian: Чайка вусата
Chinese: 白头麦鸡
Chinese (Traditional): 白頭麥雞

 

         

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