Javan lapwing (Vanellus macropterus)

Also known as: Javanese lapwing, Sunda plover
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderCharadriiformes
FamilyCharadriidae
GenusVanellus (1)

Classified as Critically Endangered (CR) on the IUCN Red List (1).

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  1. IUCN Red List (June, 2009)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org/