The crowned lapwing (Vanellus coronatus), or crowned plover, is a bird of the lapwing subfamily that occurs contiguously from the Red Sea coast of Somalia to southern and southwestern Africa. It is an adaptable and numerous species, with bold and noisy habits. It is related to the more localized black-winged and Senegal lapwings, with which it shares some plumage characteristics.
Crowned Lapwing
Date Location Count
2021-02-10 06:46Hobatere Lodge1
2021-02-23 12:49Etosha NP--Okaukuejo Camp1
2021-02-19 04:55Okonjima Nature Reserve7
2021-02-10 08:30Queen Elizabeth II NP--Kasenyi Track5
2021-02-19 07:15Queen Elizabeth II NP--Lake Bunyampaka10
2021-02-10 07:43Rwakobo Rock Lodge4
2021-02-08 16:21Akagera Np -- Mohana Plain and Lake Rwanyakazinga Picnic Site10
2021-02-07 06:20Magashi Peninsula2
2021-02-24 05:29Okavango Delta--Mombo/Little Mombo Camp5
2021-02-28 14:50Kgalagadi TFCA--Twee Rivieren Camp8
2021-02-17 17:58Ruma NP (public access section, incl. Northwest Gate)4
2021-02-27 08:11Paternoster to St Helena Bay2
2021-02-06 07:11Angama Lodge (Ol Kurruk)2
2021-02-14 06:30Maasai Mara NR* general (pls. use more precise loc.)3
2021-02-05 06:40Maasai Mara NR, Eastern Section1
2021-02-20 07:21Chiawa GMA1
2021-02-18 10:38Lake Elementaita--Serena Camp (formerly Delamere Camp)3
2021-02-28 12:19Beaverlac2
2021-02-18 07:28Kirstenhof Wetland7
2021-02-23 16:20Ol Pejeta Conservancy--Sweetwaters Tented Camp3
2021-02-13 12:00Shewa Robit area2
2021-02-21Lake Manyara NP--Lake Manyara Tree Lodge
2021-02-26 09:05South Luangwa NP--Mfuwe Lodge11
2021-02-21 07:06Nairobi NP
2021-02-03 07:00Kitengela, Athi Plains1
2021-02-14 07:10Awash NP--southern section3
2021-02-09 08:06Athi River at Manyatta1
2021-02-21 15:41Amboseli NP--Ol Tukai Lodge6
2021-02-27 06:40Kimana Sanctuary15
2021-02-26 07:26Mokolo Dam Nature Reserve7
2021-03-01 07:50Marakele NP5
2021-02-28 07:49Abe Bailey Nature Reserve4
2021-02-26 05:49Kgomo-Kgomo3
2021-02-28 05:54Wolfhuiskraal to Kgomo-Kgomo6
2021-02-25 17:11Wolfhuiskraal Farm (restricted access)4
2021-02-05 07:30Zaagkuildrift Rd (Please be more specific; Do not log Kgomo-Kgomo birds here.)2
2021-02-06 17:43Karoo Gariep Nature Reserve5
2021-02-12 17:19Diepsloot Nature Reserve16
2021-02-20 12:51Dainfern2
2021-02-13 16:21President Ridge Bird Sanctuary3
2021-02-20 11:55De Wagendrift Road2
2021-02-20 06:33Roodeplaat Dam Nature Reserve1
2021-02-03 06:45Naturena15
2021-02-28 18:08Rietvlei Nature Reserve22
2021-02-14 06:14Mkhombo Nature Reserve73
2021-02-21 06:00Thokoza Wetland2
2021-02-15 15:51Plettenberg Bay--Uplands Road2
2021-02-13 07:38Keurbooms River Estuary2
2021-02-27 08:35Devon Grasslands IBA (Mpumalanga Province)4
2021-02-03 07:05Leeupan (Mpumalanga Province)
2021-02-25 15:00Mountain Zebra NP2
2021-02-21 05:11Kruger NP--Bateleur Bushveld Camp2
2021-02-20 15:28Wonderfontein Pans2
2021-02-17 12:31Kruger NP--Phalaborwa-Letaba Rd2
2021-02-11 05:13Singita Ebony Lodge9
2021-02-10 05:15Mala-Mala Game Reserve18
2021-02-08 06:18Wakkerstroom area (Please be more specific)2
2021-02-06 21:06Kruger NP--Skukuza Camp1
2021-02-27 15:03Kruger NP--Skukuza-Nkuhlu Road/H4-14
2021-02-05 12:08Kruger NP--S25 (east)3
2021-02-10 07:55KaMsholo Bushveld Safaris (formerly Nisela Safaris)1
2021-02-06 15:25Manyoni GR (please be more specific)2
2021-02-06 13:01Mkhuze GR (please be more specific)
2021-02-05 10:30Phinda GR
2021-02-28 08:30Mpempe Pan