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Blackish Oystercatcher

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Haematopus ater Scientific name
Charadriiformes Order
Haematopodidae Family
43–45 cm Length
Marine intertidal, Sea Cliffs, rocky offshore Islands & beeches, tidepools. Between Range:- [Argentina:- Patagonia,] Chile:- Juan Fernandez Isl Rare/Accidental, Falkland Islands, Peru, Robinson Crusoe Isl, Uruguay Rare/Accidental, Habitat
2 - 3 Eggs, laid in a scrape.  Incubation by both parents Clutch
Arthropods, worms, beetles, larvae & crustaceans. Food  
3082 - TSN: 176476 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

By  pablo_caceres_c December 31, 2006© all rights reserved

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Blackish Oystercatcher Jacob Socolar Punta Gusano, Puerto Williams Chile XC43006 Calls, Song

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AKA:- Czech: Ústricník tmavý, ústřičník tmavý
Danish: Grovnćbbet Strandskade
German: Rußausternfischer, Südamerika Austernfischer, Südamerikanischer Austernfischer, Südamerikanischer-Austernfischer
English: Blackish Oystercatcher, Quoy's Black Oystercatcher
Spanish: Ostrero Negro, Ostrero Negro Suramericano, Pilpilén negro
Spanish (Argentine): Ostrero negro
Spanish (Chile): Pilpilén negro
Spanish (Uruguay): Ostrero Negro
Estonian: lőuna-mustmerisk
Finnish: Chilenmeriharakka
French: Huîtrier noir
Italian: Beccaccia di mare del Sudamerica, Beccaccia di mare nerastra
Japanese: minamikuromiyakodori
Japanese: ミナミクロミヤコドリ
Latin: Haematopus ater
Dutch: Zuidamerikaanse Zwarte Scholekster, Zuid-Amerikaanse Zwarte Scholekster
Norwegian: Tykknebbsvarttjeld
Polish: ostrygojad czarniawy
Russian: Тёмный кулик-сорока
Slovak: lastúrniciar cernastý, lastúrničiar černastý
Swedish: Sydamerikansk strandskata
Chinese: 南美蛎鹬





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