Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus (Linnaeus, 1758)Reviewable (MD/DCRC)  Synonyms: Green Plover,  NOLA.

Status:

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

There are 9 records in the project database.

View full eBird Range Map

GAALWAFR CLMOHOBABCHACEPGAACVCHSMKEQACNTA DOWISOWO
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)


View All Images

View Bibliography

Use of images featured on Maryland Biodiversity Project is only permitted with express permission of the photographer.