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Northern lapwing, Vanellus vanellus, and Eurasian
Northern lapwing, Vanellus vanellus, and Eurasian oystercatcher, Haematopus ostralegus. . Handcolored copperplate stipple engraving from Dumont de Sainte-Croix's Dictionary of Natural Science: Ornithology, Paris, France, 1816-1830. Illustration by J. G. Pretre, engraved by Plie, directed by Pierre Jean-Francois Turpin, and published by F.G. Levrault. Jean Gabriel Pretre (1780-1845) was painter of natural history at Empress Josephine's zoo and later became artist to the Museum of Natural History.
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Variable Oystercatcher - False brooding as it sits
Variable Oystercatcher - False brooding as it sits behind a log - calling in displeasure at a human in its territory - Motueka Sandspit - South Island - New Zealand. Date:
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