This blog has photos of birds and other animals taken by a birder and amateur photographer. Included are other photos taken on our trips: people, landscapes, cityscapes, nature, museums, etc.
We have included photos from the following countries:
- United States
- Costa Rica
- New Zealand
- South Africa
- Trinidad & Tobago
Wednesday, November 2, 2016
BLACKSMITH LAPWING, COURTYARD HOTEL, JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA
We can ID this plover as a Blacksmith Lapwing by its bold black, white and gray pattern, black legs and wing spur.
The Blacksmith Lapwing is a new species to our Life List, which now stands at 320.