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Collared Pratincole Glareola pratincola pratincola   - Broken wing distraction display
Collared Pratincole
Photographer : © Viral Patel and Pankaj Maheria
Location :Nal Sarovar Bird Sanctuary, near Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
Date : 2 April 2015
English synonyms:Common Pratincole, European Pratincole, Pratincole, Redwinged Pratincole, Red-winged Pratincole, Swallow Plover
Bird Family :Glareolidae - Coursers & Pratincoles
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :On island there is 22 pair of Collared Pratincole made nest. The eggs are in 2 to 4 in number as par guide. They are sawing broken wing display to distract us. - PM