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American Avocet

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Recurvirostra americana Scientific name
Charadriiformes Order
Recurvirostridae Family
40–51 cm Length
Bogs, marshes, swamps, fens, peatlands, salt marshes (Emergent Grasses). Up to 2,500 m. Range follow link Habitat
Altitude
Range
3-4 Eggs, incubation 26-27 days, they leave the nest after a day, fledging 28 - 35 days. Clutch
Small aquatic invertebrates, crustacean. Food  
  Habits
3092 - TSN: 176721 World Number
Least concern Status

view photos Photo April 22, 2007 by Pia's birdseye view © all rights reserved

Slideshow courtesy The Friends Of Worldbirds © all rights reserved

American Avocet Andrew Spencer Willcox, Cochise Co., Arizona United States calls XC35382

Video by Rob Mutch © all rights reserved

 

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AKA:- Czech: Tenkozobec americký
Danish: Amerikansk Klyde
German: AmerikanischerSäbelschnäbler, Braunh, Braunhals-Säbelschnäbler, Braunhalssäblerschnäbel
English: American Avocet, Avocet
Spanish: Alcaraván americano, Avocet Americana, Avoceta, Avoceta Americana
Spanish (Costa Rica): Alcaraván americano, Avoceta Americana
Spanish (Cuba): Avoceta
Spanish (Honduras): Avoceta
Spanish (Mexico): Avoceta Americana
Estonian: preeria-naaskelnokk
Finnish: Preeriaavosetti, preeria-avosetti
French: Avocette américaine, Avocette d'Amérique
Italian: Avocetta americana
Japanese: amerikasorihashiseitakashigi
Japanese: アメリカソリハシセイタカシギ
Latin: Recurvirostra americana
Dutch: Amerikaanse Kluut, Noordamerikaanse Kluut
Norwegian: Amerikaavosett
Polish: szablodziób amerykanski, szablodziób amerykański
Russian: Американская шилоютювка
Slovak: Éabliarka žltokrká, šabliarka žltokrká
Swedish: Amerikansk skärfläcka
Chinese: 褐胸反嘴鹬

Range:-

Bahamas Rare/Accidental

Barbados Rare/Accidental

Belize Rare/Accidental

Bermuda Rare/Accidental

Bonaire Rare/Accidental

Canada:-

 Alberta

 British Columbia

 Manitoba

 New Brunswick Rare/Accidental

 Newfoundland Rare/Accidental

 Northwest Territories

 Nova Scotia Rare/Accidental

 Ontario Rare/Accidental

 Prince Edward Island Rare/Accidental

 Quebec Rare/Accidental

 Saskatchewan

 Yukon Rare/Accidental

Cayman Islands Rare/Accidental

Costa Rica Rare/Accidental

Cuba Rare/Accidental

Ecuador Rare/Accidental

El Salvador Rare/Accidental

Greenland Rare/Accidental

Guatemala Rare/Accidental

Honduras Rare/Accidental

Jamaica Rare/Accidental

Leeward Islands

Leeward Islands US Virgin Islands

Leeward Islands Virgin Islands Rare/Accidental

Lesser Antilles

Mexico

 Baja California Norte

 Baja California Sur

 Chiapas

 Chihuahua

 Coahuila

 Durango

 Guerrero

 Michoacán

 Oaxaca

 Puebla

 Sinaloa

 Sonora

 Tabasco

 Tamaulipas

 Tlaxcala

 Veracruz

 Yucatán Peninsula Cozumel Island Rare/Accidental

Netherlands Antilles

Nicaragua Rare/Accidental

Panama Rare/Accidental

Puerto Rico Rare/Accidental

Saint Pierre and Miquelon

Trinidad and Tobago Rare/Accidental

Turks and Caicos Islands Rare/Accidental

USA:-

 Minnesota

 Alabama

 Alaska Rare/Accidental

 Arizona

 Arkansas

 California

 Colorado

 Connecticut Rare/Accidental

 Delaware

 Florida

 Georgia

 Hawaii Big Island Rare/Accidental

 Hawaii Maui Rare/Accidental

 Idaho

 Illinois

 Indiana

 Iowa

 Kansas

 Kentucky

 Louisiana

 Maine Rare/Accidental

 Maryland Rare/Accidental

 Massachusetts

 Michigan

 Mississippi

 Missouri Rare/Accidental

 Montana

 Nebraska

 Nevada

 New Hampshire

 New Jersey

 New Mexico

 New York

 North Carolina

 North Dakota

 Ohio

 Oklahoma

 Oregon

 Pennsylvania

 Rhode Island

 South Carolina

 South Dakota

 Tennessee

 Texas

 Utah

 Vermont

 Virginia

 Washington

 West Virginia

 Wisconsin Rare/Accidental

 Wyoming

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