Egyptian plover

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Egyptian plover

n.
An African bird (Pluvianus aegyptius) with a bluish-gray body and black and white markings on the head and neck. Also called crocodile bird.
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Gambia is a twitchers' paradise where you can spot Egyptian plovers, white crested tiger herons and martial eagles while staying in the heart of the Bao Bolong Wetland Reserve at the new Morgan Kunda Lodges.
And delightfully there were Egyptian Plovers. What a striking bird!