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
2021-04-21 08:59Grootberg Lodge2
2021-04-25 09:35Ohorongo Game Reserve2
2021-04-18 20:48Brandberg White Lady Lodge2
2021-05-08 09:41Daan Viljoen Game Park13
2021-05-15 06:29Kaisosi River Lodge5
2021-04-20 14:04Queen Elizabeth II NP--Kazinga Channel Boat Trip2
2021-05-15 07:00Queen Elizabeth II NP8
2021-04-28 15:39Ngepi Camp Lodge2
2021-05-05 06:26Nkasa Lupala NP1
2021-05-09 07:20Linyanti Wildlife Reserve--Kings Pool Camp2
2021-05-13 15:44Santawani Lodge
2021-05-08 14:29Kgalagadi TFCA--Nossob Camp2
2021-05-09 07:50Lochinvar NP30
2021-05-08 06:18Mabuasehube Game Reserve
2021-05-07 11:53Matangwe Banding Area-14
2021-05-08 09:51Lake Simbi2
2021-05-09 11:02Maasai Mara NR--Mara Triangle
2021-05-08 08:25Hwange NP--Kennedy Area3
2021-05-01 06:00Serengeti NP--Seronera3
2021-05-08 11:59Hwange NP--Makalolo Plains Camp7
2021-04-28 15:35Maasai Mara NR--Aruba Mara Camp & Talek Gate29
2021-05-08 15:44West Coast NP--Seeburg Viewpoint2
2021-05-10 06:01Naboisho Conservancy
2021-05-10 06:57Royal Zambezi Lodge4
2021-05-08 06:37Lower Zambezi NP1
2021-05-09 17:55Ol Ari Nyiro Conservancy--Mukutan Retreat (Restricted access)7
2021-04-24 16:14Lake Nakuru NP2
2021-05-11 10:00Narok (general)2
2021-05-08 15:29Soysambu Conservency25
2021-05-08 20:20Lake Elementaita--Serena Camp (formerly Delamere Camp)2
2021-04-30 11:01Hara Langano Lodge1
2021-04-26 09:44Lake Naivasha--Crescent Camp5
2021-05-08 06:42KWS Hippo Camp, Lake Naivasha2
2021-05-08Ngorongoro Conservation Area--Ngorongoro Crater
2021-04-29 06:42Ngorongoro Conservation Area--SE Crater Rim Highlands11
2021-05-12 06:19Segera Retreat (Restricted access)4
2021-05-04 05:50Tumaren Camp and surrounds1
2021-05-08 06:25El Karama Ranch Eco Lodge
2021-05-08 10:08Aberdare NP3
2021-04-25 08:46Ol Pejeta Conservancy6
2021-05-08 06:39Ol Pejeta Conservancy--Sweetwaters Tented Camp2
2021-05-15 09:28Solio Game Reserve
2021-05-16 05:09Naro Moru to Solio Road
2021-05-15 14:42South Luangwa NP
2021-05-08 05:31South Luangwa NP--Mfuwe Lodge
2021-05-08 06:29Borana Conservancy--Borana Wildlife Lodge4
2021-04-18 06:53Nairobi NP--Nagolomon Dam2
2021-05-14 09:01Mt. Kenya NP--Meteorological Station
2021-05-08 07:57Nairobi NP6
2021-04-23 07:11Samburu NR4
2021-05-08 14:49Lewa Wildlife Conservancy2
2021-04-23 16:01Buffalo Springs NR7
2021-04-22 15:27Buffalo Springs NR--Buffalo Springs Lodge4
2021-05-08 14:55Bokaa Dam1
2021-05-08 07:57Eluanata Dam1
2021-04-22 06:38Shaba NR4
2021-05-15 15:53Bulawayo Country Club20
2021-05-08 08:35Engikaret Lark Plains2
2021-05-15 13:00Engikaret Lark Plains--Acacia Scrub to South5
2021-05-13 14:50Arusha Airport4
2021-05-08 11:42Masinga Dam2
2021-04-24 13:38Madikwe Game Reserve1
2021-05-08 16:09Amboseli NP32
2021-04-25 06:27Amboseli NP--Ol Tukai Lodge6
2021-04-23 15:56Kilima Safari Camp (-2.0768,37.4605)2
2021-05-08 13:38Kimana Sanctuary11
2021-05-05 07:34De Hoop Nature Reserve--Lakeside Walking Trail1
2021-05-11 17:19Mandegee farm1
2021-04-29 05:28Pilanesberg NP (please be more specific)6
2021-04-26 07:52Pilanesberg NP--Manyane2
2021-05-08 09:23Rockwall Dam2
2021-04-17 12:00Boons Road -- northern section (thornveld)1
2021-05-16 06:13Boons Road3
2021-05-08 07:50Kgomo-Kgomo1
2021-04-26 15:56Bela-Bela6
2021-05-08 11:57Zaagkuilsdrift Lodge30
2021-05-08 07:14Tsavo East NP--southern section4
2021-05-16 06:54Zaagkuildrift Rd (Please be more specific; Do not log Kgomo-Kgomo birds here.)35
2021-05-01 10:15Sondela Nature Reserve6
2021-04-25 06:36Zaagkuildrift--Roets' Farm1
2021-05-09 11:04Diepsloot Nature Reserve2
2021-05-08 06:24Kwalata Lodge5
2021-05-02 14:30Eagle Canyon Golf Estate4
2021-05-05 09:37Golden Harvest Park3
2021-05-08 06:00Satao Tented Camp, Tsavo East NP6
2021-05-04 09:35Jukskei River1
2021-04-24 10:05Rietfontein Nature Reserve3
2021-04-17 07:50President Ridge Bird Sanctuary5
2021-05-15 11:03Delta Park1
2021-05-02 11:29Pretoria National Botanical Garden2
2021-05-08 07:08Glen Austin Bird Sanctuary4
2021-05-08 06:30Naturena40
2021-05-01 07:23Rietvlei Nature Reserve7
2021-04-27 07:21Rietvlei Nature Reserve--Otter Bridge2
2021-05-08 10:30Eikenhof4
2021-05-08 06:20Polokwane GR20
2021-05-16 12:09Kempton Park1
2021-04-24 11:00Mkhombo Nature Reserve4
2021-05-08 16:30Thokoza Wetland2
2021-04-25 08:24Wilge River Valley (upper)3
2021-05-09 10:45Marievale Bird Sanctuary2
2021-05-15 07:36Ezemvelo Nature Reserve2
2021-05-01 06:21Devon Grasslands IBA (Gauteng Province)4
2021-04-23 07:41Bankplaas Road3
2021-04-18 06:38Kruger NP--Pafuri Camp (Camp Guests Only)2
2021-05-08 06:00Kruger NP--Pafuri Picnic Site
2021-05-04 17:50Gonarezhou NP--Chipinda Pools4
2021-04-23 07:30Leeupan (Mpumalanga Province)2
2021-04-30 15:29Liwonde National Park3
2021-04-28 08:22Kruger NP--Tsendze Rustic Bush Camp4
2021-05-08 15:13Ngala Private Game Reserve
2021-04-26 08:48Harrismith6
2021-04-30 08:37Kruger NP--S39 (H1-4 to Timbavati)4
2021-05-08 05:26Memel
2021-05-01 16:15Kruger NP--S1403
2021-04-26 07:06Nelspruit--Friedenheim Area13
2021-05-08 07:00Wakkerstroom Lark Loop--Final 14 Km
2021-04-27 07:20Kruger NP--S43
2021-05-01 09:51Kruger NP--Skukuza Golf Club3
2021-04-30 15:31Kruger NP--Lower Sabie Rest Camp4
2021-05-08 07:48Klipfontein Bird Sanctuary3
2021-05-08 10:19Albert Falls NR24
2021-05-08 06:23Macaneta-- Wetland, dune forests and coast
2021-04-29 06:00Phinda GR