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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus

Observer

annikaml

Date

June 30, 2012 03:50 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Black Oystercatcher Haematopus bachmani

Observer

jaykeller

Date

December 13, 2014 05:39 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

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What

American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus

Observer

fm5050

Date

November 28, 2014 10:36 AM EST

Description

Jones Beach State Park, NY Nov 28, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus

Observer

taogirl

Date

November 29, 2014

Photos / Sounds

15972823105_36484345f3_s

What

Black Oystercatcher Haematopus bachmani

Observer

jmaughn

Date

December 7, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black Oystercatcher Haematopus bachmani

Observer

kyg

Date

the past

Place

long beach (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus

Observer

blanca_zapata

Date

November 23, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black Oystercatcher Haematopus bachmani

Observer

qli

Date

December 5, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black Oystercatcher Haematopus bachmani

Observer

dpom

Date

December 5, 2014 04:06 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

African Oystercatcher Genus Haematopus

Observer

joachim

Date

March 5, 2013

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black Oystercatcher Haematopus bachmani

Observer

robberfly

Date

December 4, 2014

Description

Hard not to photograph this ubiquitous reef denizen - literally screaming for attention...

Photos / Sounds

15668103589_5f814b1898_s

What

American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus

Observer

mainebirder

Date

November 19, 2014
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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.