An pure adult Black Stilt. Many birds have hybridized with Pied Stilts species.

An pure adult Black Stilt. Many birds have hybridized with Pied Stilts species.
Species: Black Stilt   Himantopus novaezelandiae
Author: Twitcher
Date: 
Sunday, February 9, 2014
Added to IBC: 23 Feb 2014 - 00:09
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Altitude (m): 
708 meters
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A pair of these beautiful endangered birds were observed on the shoreline of Lake Mac Gregor , South Island New Zealand.

Citation

Twitcher, IBC1049322. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1049322.

Extended version
Twitcher, IBC1049322. Photo of Black Stilt Himantopus novaezelandiae at Lake McGregor, New Zealand. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1049322.

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