Haematopus ostralegus (Eurasian Oystercatcher) is a species of birds in the family oystercatchers. They are listed as near threatened by IUCN. They are associated with freshwater habitat. They are found in the palearctic, australasia, the indo-malayan realm, and The Afrotropics. They are diurnal. Individuals can grow to 86 cm. They have parental care (cooperative breeding). They rely on flight to move around.
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