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American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus

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noaboa

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July 7, 2016 06:14 AM EDT

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American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus

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dhalter

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July 23, 2016 12:30 PM CDT

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Black Oystercatcher Haematopus bachmani

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gwark

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May 20, 2012 12:46 PM AKDT

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American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus

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jokurtz

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July 20, 2014 06:55 AM HST

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Black Oystercatcher Haematopus bachmani

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datnatureguy

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June 5, 2016 09:02 AM PDT

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Pied Oystercatcher Haematopus longirostris

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juddpatterson

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September 29, 2014 09:46 AM EDT

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Blackish Oystercatcher Haematopus ater

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nicoolejnik

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July 21, 2016 02:10 PM ART

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American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus

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nicoolejnik

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July 21, 2016 01:51 PM ART

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American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus

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nicoolejnik

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July 21, 2016 01:10 PM ART

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South Island Oystercatcher Haematopus finschi

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steve_kerr

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December 31, 2007 10:57 AM NZDT

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Variable Oystercatcher Haematopus unicolor

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steve_kerr

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December 30, 2010 09:53 AM NZDT

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South Island Oystercatcher Haematopus finschi

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steve_kerr

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October 28, 2007 04:31 PM NZDT

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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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