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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus

Observer

cullen

Date

October 8, 2014 06:20 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Eurasian Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus

Observer

chamaeleo

Date

October 20, 2014 02:09 PM CEST

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Eurasian Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus

Observer

chamaeleo

Date

October 20, 2014 02:04 PM CEST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Black Oystercatcher Haematopus bachmani

Observer

jmaughn

Date

October 19, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black Oystercatcher Haematopus bachmani

Observer

tiwane

Date

October 18, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Variable Oystercatcher Haematopus unicolor

Observer

john_barkla

Date

October 12, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Variable Oystercatcher Haematopus unicolor

Observer

john_barkla

Date

October 10, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Variable Oystercatcher Haematopus unicolor

Observer

pavel

Date

May 12, 2013

Place

Auckland (Google, OSM)

Description

Protecting its nest, http://www.xeno-canto.org/183188

Photos / Sounds

What

South Island Pied Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus ssp. finschi

Observer

steveattwood

Date

September 27, 2014

Description

Photos of a pair of SIPO defending their nest among the braided channels of Deep Creek near the Rangitata River. In all several nesting pair of SIPO were seen along with dotterels, black-fronted tern, and black-billed gull.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

South Island Pied Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus ssp. finschi

Observer

grahame

Date

October 5, 2014

Description

A SIPO out for a Sunday stroll at The Spit, ChCh.

Photos / Sounds

What

Variable Oystercatcher Haematopus unicolor

Observer

nicholasmaynenz

Date

October 2, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

South Island Pied Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus ssp. finschi

Observer

john_barkla

Date

September 21, 2014

Description

Flying over the house

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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.