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
2021-07-05 21:06Hobatere Lodge4
2021-07-04 10:38Etosha NP (Oshana Province)3
2021-07-04 06:54Etosha NP--Okaukuejo Camp2
2021-07-04 07:56Etosha NP--Gemsbokvlakte2
2021-07-01 16:51Etosha NP--Okevi Loop2
2021-07-02 08:07Etosha NP--Fischer's Pan Loop1
2021-07-02 15:33Etosha NP--Chudop3
2021-07-02 10:21Etosha NP--Dik-Dik Drive3
2021-07-17 12:11Liuwa Plain NP
2021-07-10 08:57Queen Elizabeth II NP--Northern Sector3
2021-07-24 09:26Queen Elizabeth II NP--Kasenyi Track1
2021-06-29 06:47Ngepi Camp Lodge2
2021-07-07 16:10Kyibega Pond and Wetland4
2021-07-03 08:00Murchison Falls NP--general area (please be more specific)8
2021-07-10 10:48Akagera NP--Kilaia Plain
2021-07-17 09:00Lake Mburo NP--Entrance Road2
2021-07-20 06:20Rwakobo Rock Lodge2
2021-07-12 11:41Akagera Valley Dam1
2021-07-20 07:04Chobe River--west of Kasane1
2021-07-05 17:47Chobe River--boat trip (Botswana)
2021-07-03 07:22Zambezi NP--Chamabonda Vlei4
2021-07-02 15:07Kgalagadi TFCA--Samevloeiing Pan3
2021-06-28 07:47Frangilla Lodge
2021-07-06 14:13Serengeti NP--Grumeti Serengeti Tented Camp4
2021-07-07 20:40Shoebill Camp Site1
2021-06-27 09:41Hwange NP--Guvalava Pan4
2021-07-11 06:06Singita Sabora Tented Camp4
2021-07-06 10:45Kuruman Nature Reserve2
2021-06-28 17:33Singita Faru Faru Lodge3
2021-06-30 07:22Kalahari Monate Lodge4
2021-07-20 06:11Maasai Mara NR--Mara Triangle5
2021-07-19 15:47Masaai Mara NR--Mara River (North)5
2021-07-26 15:01Maasai Mara NR--Governor's Camp2
2021-06-27 08:38Maasai Mara NR--Musiara Swamp5
2021-06-30 06:30Maasai Mara NR* general (please use more precise location)6
2021-07-07 07:00Serengeti NP--Moru Kopjes
2021-07-06 07:00Serengeti NP--Seronera
2021-06-29 09:57Maasai Mara NR--Talek Plains30
2021-07-16 08:12Serengeti NP8
2021-07-03 22:10Maasai Mara NR--Sarova Mara Game Camp1
2021-07-09 14:08Maasai Mara NR--Enkewa Camp2
2021-07-09 08:05Serengeti NP--Lobo Hills2
2021-07-20 15:20Abidjatta-Shalla NP5
2021-07-07 15:00Wondo Genet2
2021-07-13 11:00Lake Naivasha--Crescent Island6
2021-06-27 08:07Naivasha Town1
2021-07-18 08:53Ngorongoro Conservation Area--Ngorongoro Crater5
2021-07-20 22:33Mpala Research Centre--Labs2
2021-07-23 13:00Ol Pejeta Conservancy4
2021-07-15 06:15North Luangwa NP3
2021-07-24 17:39Solio Game Reserve2
2021-07-20 09:30Oloi Oshobor4
2021-07-04 07:09Borana Conservancy--Borana Wildlife Lodge2
2021-06-27 07:24Nairobi NP--Nagolomon Dam3
2021-07-24 10:13Nairobi NP4
2021-07-08 06:15Samburu NR
2021-07-11 12:40Samburu NR--Elephant Bedroom Camp
2021-07-22 18:00Buffalo Springs NR3
2021-07-09 12:12Buffalo Springs NR--Buffalo Springs Lodge1
2021-07-01 08:00Tarangire NP
2021-07-10 09:28Sanctuary Swala Camp3
2021-07-04 09:50Ruaha NP--Jongomero1
2021-07-23 15:00Lokisale Rd.8
2021-07-23 10:02Meserani Snake Park3
2021-07-09 07:52Ruaha NP--Mwagusi Safari Camp5
2021-07-09 08:55Engikaret Lark Plains--Acacia Scrub to South4
2021-07-03 16:13Ruaha River Lodge2
2021-07-15 09:29Arusha Airport2
2021-07-09 09:18Ahadi Lodge4
2021-07-03 10:00Liben Plains--south20
2021-07-09 11:16Tungamalenga (village)2
2021-07-05 13:24Ndarakwai Ranch2
2021-07-12 10:30Amboseli NP2
2021-07-08 15:44Mandegee farm1
2021-07-05 11:42Marataba Lodge
2021-07-14 13:21Hekpoort vicinity2
2021-07-11 16:39Mikumi NP12
2021-07-10 15:34Mikumi NP--Vuma Rd. & vicinity (enroute to/from Vuma Hills Tented Camp)2
2021-07-12 08:35Tsavo East NP--southern section4
2021-07-11 10:34Sondela Nature Reserve3
2021-07-16 15:07Radium4
2021-07-01 12:42Walkhaven Dog Park4
2021-07-10 11:13Diepsloot Nature Reserve8
2021-07-04 09:20Kloofendal Municipal Nature Reserve2
2021-07-23 14:43Dainfern2
2021-07-25 10:47Golden Harvest Park2
2021-07-04 08:54Loerie Park2
2021-07-17 06:20Dinokeng Game Reserve (Please be more precise)10
2021-07-25 15:34Norscot Koppies Kingfisher Nature Reserve4
2021-06-27 09:40Darrenwood Dam2
2021-06-27 10:26Strubendam Bird Sanctuary2
2021-07-11 07:30Glen Austin Bird Sanctuary2
2021-07-12 11:24Rietvlei Nature Reserve--Coots Corner1
2021-07-24 17:54Rietvlei Nature Reserve14
2021-07-11 07:30Eikenhof15
2021-07-11 11:07Meyer's Farm
2021-07-15 08:06Kempton Park3
2021-07-25 07:30Thokoza Wetland15
2021-07-04 07:18Detweedespruit Conservancy2
2021-06-30 09:01Bullfrog Dam11
2021-06-27 07:19Suikerbosrand--Blesboklaagte Road5
2021-07-11 12:34Suikerbosrand Nature Reserve4
2021-06-28 10:00Garingboom Guest Farm2
2021-07-20 14:41Marievale Bird Sanctuary3
2021-07-11 09:51Qodesh Campground8
2021-07-25 06:37Loskop Dam Nature Reserve3
2021-07-09 08:19Selous Game Reserve--Mtemere Gate
2021-07-06 10:35Kruger NP--Bridge over Luvuvhu River
2021-07-12 07:46Kruger NP--Crooks Corner
2021-06-27 16:18Witbank Nature Reserve3
2021-07-19 08:30Leeupan (Mpumalanga Province)2
2021-07-03 11:00Secunda
2021-06-27 06:18Wild Rivers
2021-07-19 18:56Ngala Private Game Reserve
2021-07-03 07:40Sterkspruit Road1
2021-07-17 06:51Nelspruit--Mataffin3
2021-07-14 13:37Dulini Private Game Reserve
2021-07-09 14:00Kruger NP--Talamati Bushveld Camp
2021-07-19 15:06Kruger NP--S114 @ Biyamiti River4
2021-07-21 14:03Kruger NP--Crocodile Bridge Camp2
2021-07-24 09:06Pietermaritzburg--Bisley Valley NR3
2021-07-19 06:02Phinda GR