WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaematopus moquini Bonaparte, 1856

212720  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212720)

accepted
Species
marine
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 41 cm. Plumage: all black. Immature browner than adult. Bare parts: iris red; eyering orange; bill red with an orange...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 41 cm. Plumage: all black. Immature browner than adult. Bare parts: iris red; eyering orange; bill red with an orange tip; feet and legs purplish pink. Habitat: rocky coastal shores, coastal islands; sometimes coastal vleis and lagoons. Breed in southern Africa. <389><391><393> [details]
Adriaens, P. (2011). Haematopus moquini Bonaparte, 1856. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212720 on 2018-01-18

Date
action
by
1998-08-22 05:35:27Z
created
Depew, Lorna
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z
checked

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basis of record Urban, E.K., C.H. Fry & S. Keith (1986). The Birds of Africa, Volume II. Academic Press, London. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 41 cm. Plumage: all black. Immature browner than adult. Bare parts: iris red; eyering orange; bill red with an orange tip; feet and legs purplish pink. Habitat: rocky coastal shores, coastal islands; sometimes coastal vleis and lagoons. Breed in southern Africa. <389><391><393> [details]
 

LanguageName 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAfrikaanse zwarte scholekster  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblack oystercatcherUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAfrican oystercatcherUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAfrican black oystercatcher  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhuîtrier de Moquin  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSchwarzer Austernfischer  [details]