Adult with 3 chicks.

Adult with 3 chicks.
Species: Black-winged Stilt   Himantopus himantopus
Subspecies: melanurus
Author: Mariano Fernández
Friday, February 15, 2013
Added to IBC: 15 Oct 2014 - 12:50
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Altitude (m): 
162 meters


Photo from HBW World Bird Photo Contest 2014

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Mariano Fernández, IBC1069328. Accessible at

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Mariano Fernández, IBC1069328. Photo of Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopus at La Pampa Province, Argentina. Accessible at

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