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African (Black) Oystercatcher

Haematopus moquini


A large, dumpy all-black wader with short, pink legs and an orange bill.


Islands, coast and wetlands


The global population is only 6600

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Kou-Kamma Local Municipality, Eastern Cape, South Africa

Spotted on Nov 13, 2012
Submitted on Mar 12, 2013

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