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    • Haematopus
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Recent observations

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What

Eurasian Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus

Observer

trcarlisle

Date

February 20, 2015 03:14 PM GST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black Oystercatcher Haematopus bachmani

Observer

wendy5

Date

March 25, 2015

Description

Here are two Black Oystercatchers foraging for limpets. Today I saw six together, and yesterday there were nine. I'm sure they are the same group, sometimes breaking off into smaller groups.

Tags

Photos / Sounds

What

South Island Pied Oystercatcher Haematopus finschi

Observer

steveattwood

Date

March 21, 2015

Description

A scattering of SIPO at Ashley Estuary along with the usual resident variables

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black oystercatcher Haematopus bachmani

Observer

paul_norwood

Date

March 22, 2015 02:51 PM AKDT

Description

5

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black Oystercatcher Haematopus bachmani

Observer

dpom

Date

March 22, 2015 12:26 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Black Oystercatcher Haematopus bachmani

Observer

eslone

Date

March 22, 2015

Description

Two Black Oystercatchers were feeding along the channel at Dana Point Harbor at lunchtime.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black Oystercatcher Haematopus bachmani

Observer

reenbean

Date

March 18, 2015

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

arodris

Date

March 22, 2015

Description

1

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus

Observer

etool

Date

March 18, 2015 06:38 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Variable Oystercatcher Haematopus unicolor

Observer

aglen

Date

March 22, 2015 12:01 PM NZDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black Oystercatcher Haematopus bachmani

Observer

diannes

Date

March 17, 2015

Description

Two Black Oystercatchers camouflaged in mussel beds.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

torsten

Date

March 19, 2015
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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.