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oystercatcher

any shore bird of the genus Haematopus and family Haematopodidae, having a black or black-and-white plumage and a long stout laterally compressed red bill
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Onthophagus haematopus Harold 1875 fue la especie dominante, lo que concuerda con la literatura, donde la citan como una especie bien representada en los bosques amazonicos (Quintero & Halffter, 2009).
De acuerdo a estas caracteristicas del habitat, las especies de aves que visitan la isla realizaban distintas actividades en estos sitios: se observaron aves reposando en litoral arenoso (Pelecanus erythrorhynchos, Pelecanus occidentalis, Phalacrocorax auritus, Sula leucogaster, Ardea herodias, Egretta thula, Haematopus palliatus, Larus delawarensis, Larus heermanni, Larus livens, Leucophaeus atricilla, Hydroprogne caspia, Thalasseus maximus).
Some ecological aspects of the feeding behaviour of the oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus on the edible mussel Mytilus edulis.
Australian Pied Oystercatcher Haematopus longirostris
The north and north-eastward shift of the distribution range of species characteristic of western, south-eastern and southern Europe registered in Lithuania throughout the 20th century (great cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo, great white egret Egretta alba, mute swan Cygnus olor, common shelduck Tadorna tadorna, gadwall Anas strepera, common pochard Aythya ferina, tufted duck Aythya fuligula, pied avocet Recurvirostra avosetta, Eurasian oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus, whiskered tern Chlidonias hybridus, red kite Milvus milvus, collared dove Streptopelia decaocto, penduline tit Remiz pendulinus and European serin Serinus serinus) was probably mainly caused by impact of the climate change in Europe (Kurlavicius 2006; Zalakevicius 2007).
Sexing Eurasian Oystercatchers Haematopus ostralegus from breast feathers collected when ringing.
While in some cases, like the zebra mussel, introduction of alien mollusks has wrecked havoc with local ecosystems, in this case, the clam has improved conditions for as least one species, the European oystercatcher, Haematopus ostralegus ostralegus, which winters in Britain (Lincoln, 2007).
nor other birds (Surfbirds Aphriza virgata, American Black Oystercatchers Haematopus bachmani) influenced acorn (or gooseneck) barnacles at BB or SH (Marsh 1986; B.
In order to obtain the longest possible study periods, data on the fecundity rate and adult survival rate in three species (Parus major, Ciconia ciconia, and Haematopus ostralegus) were taken from two different populations.
Use of mussel Mytilus edulis beds by Oystercatchers Haematopus ostralegus according to age and population size.
2006) for the oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus, the impact of disturbance appears much lower with good feeding conditions.
de muestras HA (1) APMV-1 IA Subtipo Phalacrocorax 90 0 - - - brasilianus Fulica ardesiaca 80 1 - + H12N5 Calidris alba 20 0 - - - Larus modestus 100 0 - - - Larus cirrocephalus 10 0 - - - Anas bahamensis 180 3 + - - Numenius phaeopus 130 0 - - - Anas cyanoptera 60 0 - - - cyanoptera Ardea alba 10 0 - - - Egreta thula 10 0 - - - Arenaria interpres 20 6 - + H12N5 Himantopus 30 0 - - - mexicanus Larosterna inca 30 0 - - - Sula v ariegata 10 0 - - - Gallinula chorlopus 80 0 - - - Haematopus 10 0 - - - palliatus Larus pipixcan 20 0 - - - Nicticora 10 0 - - - nicticorax Total 900 10 3 7 (1) Hemoaglutinacion