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Recent observations

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American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus

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jlayman

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June 11, 2016 12:01 PM EDT

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American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus

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jlayman

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June 8, 2016 03:53 PM EDT

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Black Oystercatcher Haematopus bachmani

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miroungazalophus

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August 11, 2016 07:59 AM PDT

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American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus

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gbentall

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August 16, 2016 06:25 AM PDT

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European Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus

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dhobern

Date

August 21, 2016 04:11 PM CEST

Description

Calidris alpina (Linnaeus, 1758), Dunlin, Anas crecca Linnaeus, 1758, Eurasian Teal, and Haematopus ostralegus Linnaeus, 1758, Eurasian Oystercatcher, Ishøj Strand, Denmark, 21 August 2016

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Black Oystercatcher Haematopus bachmani

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juliebwalters

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August 21, 2016 07:11 AM PDT

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Pied Oystercatcher Haematopus longirostris

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qgame_kim_davies

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August 21, 2016 09:36 PM AEST

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American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus

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ellendale

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July 19, 2014 12:35 PM EDT

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Black Oystercatcher Haematopus bachmani

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kimssight

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August 20, 2016 03:08 PM PDT

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Black Oystercatcher Haematopus bachmani

Date

August 18, 2016

Description

Three Black Oystercatchers together! That must mean that one is the baby! Not a great photo, my camera is really for taking pictures of nudibranchs rhinophores and there seems to be a smudge on the lense...

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Black Oystercatcher Haematopus bachmani

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mikepatterson

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August 17, 2016 09:09 AM PDT

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Black Oystercatcher Haematopus bachmani

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nanorca13

Date

August 16, 2016 05:56 PM PDT
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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...

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