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Red-wattled Lapwing Vanellus indicus indicus   - Behaviour
Red-wattled Lapwing
Photographer : © Atul Dhamankar
Location :near Tadoba Lake, Tadoba Andhari Tiger Reserve, near Chandrapur, Maharashtra, India
Date : 17 May 2017
English synonyms:Red-wattled Plover
Bird Family :Charadriinae - Plovers, Dotterels & Lapwings
Bird Group :CICONIIFORMES
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :An adult Red-wattled Lapwing attacking a Grey Mongoose Herpestes edwardsii to protect its chicks. - AD
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