Masked Lapwing Vanellus miles

Masked lapwings are unmistakable thanks to their large yellow wattles.

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ORIGIN:
Australia

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HABITAT:
Wetlands

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HEIGHT/WEIGHT:
8-14 oz
Height: Up to 14 in

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DIET:
Insects, worms and leaves

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PREDATORS:

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NATURAL DEFENSES:

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REPRODUCTION:
Lay 3-4 eggs at one time

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THREATS:
None

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LIFE EXPECTANCY:

GALLERY

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CONTACT BREVARD ZOO

8225 North Wickham Road
Melbourne, FL 32940

phone: 321.254.9453

fax: 321.259.5966

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