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Collared Pratincole Glareola pratincola pratincola   - Nest with eggs
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 an island 22 pairs of Collared Pratincole have made nests. The eggs are 2 to 4 in number as per guide. They were showing broken wing display to distract us. - PM