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    • Haematopus
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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sooty Oystercatcher Haematopus fuliginosus

Observer

jadonald

Date

December 3, 2016 04:27 PM AEDT

Description

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black Oystercatcher Haematopus bachmani

Observer

bennychou

Date

November 23, 2016 01:26 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black Oystercatcher Haematopus bachmani

Observer

bennychou

Date

November 23, 2016 01:26 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Variable Oystercatcher Haematopus unicolor

Observer

barbarah

Date

December 9, 2016 12:27 PM TOT

Description

Pair. One feeding, one resting

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus

Observer

gwendolynpowell

Date

December 8, 2016 11:52 AM CST

Description

Oystercatcher spotted along one of the beaches near campus. [ TAMUCC Fall 2016 ]

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black Oystercatcher Haematopus bachmani

Observer

sitkaconnor

Date

December 8, 2016 09:48 AM AKST

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Blackish Oystercatcher Haematopus ater

Observer

awijker

Date

November 8, 2014

Place

Peru- Lima (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Eurasian Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus

Observer

awijker

Date

May 3, 1989

Place

Israel (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Pied Oystercatcher Haematopus longirostris

Observer

jadonald

Date

December 2, 2016 06:50 PM AEDT

Description

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA
A pair of oystercatchers were making their way along the beach, digging in the wet sand.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black Oystercatcher Haematopus bachmani

Observer

wendy5

Date

December 6, 2016 02:53 PM PST

Description

These three Black Oystercatchers were right behind some shops and a road.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Variable Oystercatcher Haematopus unicolor

Observer

awijker

Date

January 8, 1995

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

South Island Oystercatcher Haematopus finschi

Observer

awijker

Date

January 8, 1995
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Description from Wikipedia

The oystercatchers are a group of waders forming the family Haematopodidae, which has a single genus, Haematopus. They are found on coasts worldwide apart from the polar regions and some tropical regions of Africa and South East Asia. The exception to this is the Eurasian Oystercatcher and the South Island Oystercatcher, both of which breed inland, far inland in some cases. In the past there has been a great deal of confusion as to the species...

No range data available.
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