Haematopus ostralegus (Eurasian oystercatcher) is a species of birds in the family oystercatchers. It is listed as near threatened by IUCN. It is associated with freshwater habitat. It is found in the Palearctic, the Indo-Malayan Realm, Australasia, and the Afrotropics. It is a diurnal invertivore. Individuals are known to live for 43.3 years and can grow to 449 g. Reproduction is dioecious. Haematopus ostralegus (Eurasian oystercatcher) has parental care (cooperative breeding).
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