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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaematopus moquini Bonaparte, 1856 
AphiaID: 212720

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapoda (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAves (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCharadriiformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCharadriidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHaematopus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaematopus moquini (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHaematopus Linnaeus, 1758
Source  basis of record Urban, E.K., C.H. Fry & S. Keith (1986). The Birds of Africa, Volume II. Academic Press, London. [details]

Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
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]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (3 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (34 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
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]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Haematopus moquini
Haematopus moquini
Haematopus moquini
Haematopus moquini
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212720
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1998-08-22 05:35:27Z  created  Depew, Lorna
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z  checked  Adriaens, Peter
  
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  Citation: Adriaens, P. (2014). Haematopus moquini Bonaparte, 1856. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212720 on 2014-12-26
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