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Red-wattled Lapwing Vanellus indicus atronuchalis   - Adult and juvenile
Red-wattled Lapwing
Photographer : © Amar-Singh HSS
Location :Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia
Date : 4 September 2018
English synonyms:Red-wattled Plover
Bird Family :Charadriinae - Plovers, Dotterels & Lapwings
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :Three juvenile Red-wattled Lapwings with two adults seen this morning. Two were feeding with one parent and the other one was with another parent about 15 meters away. There are near adult plumage - still some white (instead of black) on forehead/throat, the wattle from the eye yet to grow further anteriorly and the wattle is still an orange-red rather than full red.
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