Red wattled Lapwing - photograph by Rajiv Lather
Red-wattled Lapwing (Vanellus indicus). is a very common breeding resident in Haryana. This bird is found in open areas and wetlands. Hindi name: Titahri, Titeeri Order: CICONIIFORMES Family: Charadriinae Size: 33 cm
Identification: Sexes alike. A typical plover with black tipped red bil1, crimson red wattle and bright yellow legs.