Plovers (Charadriidae)

Sociable Lapwing (Vanellus gregarius) - HBW 3, p. 419

French: Vanneau sociable German: Steppenkiebitz Spanish: Avefría Sociable
Other common names: Sociable Plover

Taxonomy: Charadrius gregarius Pallas, 1771, Volga, Jaiku and Samara.
Often placed in genus Chettusia. Monotypic.

Distribution: SC Russia and Kazakhstan. Winters in Sudan (formerly?) and Eritrea, Israel and Arabian Peninsula, Pakistan and NW India; possibly also Iraq.

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