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Red-wattled Lapwing Vanellus indicus indicus   - Behaviour
Red-wattled Lapwing
Photographer : © Sunil Singhal
Location :outskirts of Kota City, Rajasthan, India (25 2 41.496 N, 75 47 48.444 E)
Date : 5 July 2016
English synonyms:Red-wattled Plover
Bird Family :Charadriinae - Plovers, Dotterels & Lapwings
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :Mobbing an adult Sarus Crane Grus antigone. Probably because the Crane had approached too close to the Lapwing's nest.