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
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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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