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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus

Observer

catta

Date

October 11, 2013

Photos / Sounds

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What

American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus

Observer

johnyochum

Date

June 9, 2015 09:07 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus

Observer

joannerusso

Date

September 24, 2016 02:57 PM ADT

Tags

Photos / Sounds

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What

Variable Oystercatcher Haematopus unicolor

Observer

gus320

Date

September 26, 2016 01:05 PM NZDT

Description

Pied morph juvenile ..I think?? Was foraging with two dark morph adults.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Black Oystercatcher Haematopus bachmani

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

September 25, 2016 08:56 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus

Observer

lulubelle

Date

September 30, 2007

Photos / Sounds

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What

American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus

Observer

cypseloides

Date

February 16, 2013 04:25 PM CST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

At the Calcasieu River jetties, Cameron Par., LA

Photos / Sounds

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What

American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus

Observer

cypseloides

Date

February 16, 2013 04:25 PM CST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

At the Calcasieu River jetties, Cameron Par., LA

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black Oystercatcher Haematopus bachmani

Observer

slsfirefight

Date

September 23, 2016 05:23 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus

Observer

jolene

Date

September 24, 2016

Place

sandy hook (Google, OSM)

Description

Carla Garcia

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black Oystercatcher Haematopus bachmani

Date

September 14, 2016

Description

See photo

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus

Observer

laurenkmo

Date

September 23, 2016 04:00 PM EDT

Description

Expert id
Sound only

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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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