Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Oystercatchers :: Variable Oystercatcher

Variable Oystercatcher Haematopus unicolor

Described by: Forster, J. R. (1844)
Alternate common name(s): New Zealand Oystercatcher, New Zealand Sooty Oystercatcher, Northern Oystercatcher
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Waipu, North Island, New Zealand - Jan, 2005 © Tom Tarrant  New Zealand - 2003 © Colin Clark  Coromandel, North Island, New Zealand - Sep 27, 2004 © Jan Hartog  New Zealand - Nov, 1993 © Martin Kramer 
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New Zealand;
North Island, South Island and Stewart Is.


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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