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haeleu16887.jpg (61335 bytes) Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Haematopus leucopodus Scientific name
Charadriiformes Order
Haematopodidae Family
44 cm Length
Marine intertidal, Sea Cliffs, rocky offshore Islands & beeches, tidepools, grassland inland freshwater lakes. Up to 1,000m  Range:- Argentina:- Patagonia, Chile, Falkland Islands. Habitat
2 - 3 Eggs, laid in a scrape.  Incubation by both parents Clutch
Arthropods, worms, beetles, larvae & crustaceans. Food  
Note yellow eye ring. Habits
3083 - TSN: 176478 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

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Magellanic Oystercatcher Bernabe Lopez-Lanus Argentina 'Song XC48567

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AKA:- Czech: Ústricník žlutooký, ústřičník žlutooký
Danish: Magellanstrandskade
German: Magellanausternfischer
English: Fuegian Oystercatcher, Magellan Oystercatcher, Magellanic Oystercatcher
Spanish: Ostrero Austral, Ostrero Magallánico, Ostrero Magellánico, Pilpilén austral
Spanish (Argentine): Ostrero austral
Spanish (Chile): Pilpilén austral
Estonian: patagoonia merisk
Finnish: Patagonianmeriharakka
French: Huîtrier de Garnot
Italian: Beccaccia di mare di Magellano
Japanese: mazerammiyakodori, mazeranmiyakodori
Japanese: マゼランミヤコドリ
Latin: Haematopus leucopodus
Dutch: Magelhaenscholekster
Norwegian: Magellantjeld
Polish: ostrygojad magellanski, ostrygojad magellański
Russian: Магелланов кулик-сорока
Slovak: lastúrniciar bledonohý, lastúrničiar bledonohý
Swedish: Magellanstrandskata
Chinese: 智利蛎鹬




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