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Haematopus chathamensis Scientific name
Charadriiformes Order
Haematopodidae Family
48 cm Length
Marine intertidal, Sea Cliffs, rocky offshore Islands & beeches, tidepools. Between Endemic to New Zealand:-. Chatham Islands Habitat
 Eggs, laid in a hollow lines with vegetation. Incubation by both parents Clutch
Arthropods, worms, beetles, larvae & crustaceans. Food  
TSN: 560354 World Number
Endangered Status

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AKA:- Czech: ústřičník chathamský, Ústricník Hartertuv
Danish: Chathamstrandskade
German: Chathamausternfischer
English: Chatham Island Oystercatcher, Chatham Island Pied Oystercatcher, Chatham Islands Oystercatcher, Chatham Oystercatcher, North Island Oystercatcher
Spanish: Ostrero de las Chatham
Estonian: chathami merisk
Finnish: Chathaminmeriharakka
French: Huîtrier des Chatham
Italian: Beccaccia di mare delle Chatham, Beccaccia di mare dell'Isola di Chatham
Japanese: chatamumiyakodori
Japanese: チャタムミヤコドリ
Latin: Haematopus chathamensis, Haematopus unicolor chathamensis, Haemotopus chathamensis
Dutch: Chathamscholekster, Chatham-scholekster
Norwegian: Chathamtjeld
Polish: ostrygojad krótkodzioby
Russian: Чатемский кулик-сорока
Slovak: lastúrniciar krátkozobý, lastúrničiar krátkozobý
Swedish: Chathamstrandskata
Chinese: 查岛蛎鹬
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