Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus (Linnaeus, 1758)Reviewable (MD/DCRC)    Synonyms: Green Plover, NOLA.
Kingdom Animalia   >   Phylum Chordata   >   Class Aves   >   Order Charadriiformes   >   Family Charadriidae   >   Genus Vanellus   

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Maryland has two accepted records of this rare vagrant from Eurasia.

There are 10 records in the project database.

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A Northern Lapwing in Frederick Co., Maryland (2/14/2005). Maryland's first record of this species (#2005-012). Photo by George Jett. (MBP list)

A Northern Lapwing in flight near Cordova, Maryland (2/4/2013). Maryland's second record and the first for the Eastern Shore, found by Les Roslund. Photo by Jared Fisher. (MBP list)

A Northern Lapwing in Mercer Co., New Jersey (11/8/2012). Awesome find by Sam Galick. Photo by Sam Galick. (MBP list)

A Northern Lapwing in Mercer Co., New Jersey (11/8/2012). Photo by Sam Galick. (MBP list)

A Northern Lapwing in Mercer Co., New Jersey (11/8/2012). Photo by Sam Galick. (MBP list)


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