Haematopus palliatus (American Pied Oystercatcher)

American Pied Oystercatcher

Dutch: Amerikaanse Scholekster

Order: Charadriiformes
Family: Haematopodidae
Genus: Haematopus
Species: Haematopus palliatus

Many thanks to Carlos Quintana of the university of Mar del Plata, Argentina, for providing us with these pictures.

Side, top and bottom view of skull. (Click on image to enlarge)

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Alternative names: American Oystercatcher (en) Braunmantel-Austernfischer (German), Huîtrier d’Amérique (French), Ostrero Pío Americano (Spanish)