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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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Charadriiformes: Haematopus ater "brujilla" con mayor frecuencia en la zona litoral aunque con pocos ejemplares debido a la falta de ambientes rocosos los que son de su preferencia (Torres 2006).
This clam species has been identified as a key prey of the Hudsonian godwit Limosa haemastica (Lizarralde et al., 2010) and the Magellanic oystercatcher Haematopus leucopodus (Ferrari et al., 2015).
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).
2005) y dos individuos de Ostrero euroasiatico (Haematopus ostralegus) fueron observados en el mismo lugar por 19 anos y 15 anos consecutivos (Sage 1962).
Abstract: The American oystercatcher (Haematopus palliatus palliatus) is currently listed as a species of high concern by the United States Shorebird Conservation Plan.
Our study organisms are a common intertidal prey item (the owl limpet Lottia gigantea) and its low tide (the black oystercatcher Haematopus bachmani) and high tide (the sea star Pisaster ochraceus) predators.
In present study, maximum observed species were Phalaerocorax carbosinensis (4395), Fulica atra (2440), Anas crecca (998), Larus michahellis (952) and Haematopus ostralegus (938).
1 1 cambeforti Genier Eurysternus 1 2 velutinus Bates Glaphyrocanthon 2 4 quadriguttatus Glaphyrocanthonx 1 quadriguttatus (Olivier) Hansreia affinis 4 3 (Fabricius) Onthophagus haematopus Harold[omicron] Onthophagus 3 4 3 rubrescens Blanchard Onthophagus xanthomerus Bates [omicron] Oxysternonx 4 2 xanthomerus Bates [omicron] Oxysternon 4 5 3 durantoni Arnaud Oxysternon 3 13 3 festivum (Linne) Oxysternon silenus Castelnau[omicron] Phanaeus bispinus Bates * Phanaeus cambeforti Arnaud[omicron] Phanaeus chalcomelas 3 1 2 (Perty) Scybalocanthon 3 3 pygidialis (Schmidt) Sulcophanaeus faunus (Fabricius)[omicron] Sylvicanthon candezei 1 (Harold) Tetramereia convexa 1 1 (Harold) * Trichocanthon 4 19 15 26 sordidus Harold Uroxys sp.
Australian Pied Oystercatcher Haematopus longirostris