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Sociable Lapwing Vanellus gregarius   - Non-breeding in flight
Sociable Lapwing
Photographer : © Kaajal Dasgupta
Location :near Bavla, near Nal Sarovar Lake, Ahmedabad District, Gujarat, India
Date : 30 December 2018
English synonyms:Sociable Plover
Bird Family :Charadriinae - Plovers, Dotterels & Lapwings
Red Data Status :Critically Endangered
Remarks :A flock of about 200 birds has been observed in this region since the first week of December 2018. They are mostly seen feeding in two or three smaller flocks in the cultivation areas. - KD