Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Avocets and Stilts :: Andean Avocet
Andean Avocet Recurvirostra andina
Described by: Philippi; Landbeck (1861)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeCw. South America;
Andes of s. Peru from Junin through c. and sw. Bolivia to n. Chile (nc. Atacama) and nw. Argentina (Jujuy, Salta and Catamarca).
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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