☆ Oystercatcher

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BRUJILLO (Haematopus ater) Orden: Charadriiformes - Familia: Haematopodidae Also known as black oystercatcher, this bird of 48 cm has dark plumage, a long, flattened red beak and legs whitish. It inhabits the rocky marine shores, where their food is composed mainly of molluscs, crustaceans and small shellfish, but also visits to get muymuyes sandy beaches. Usually nest in rocky areas near the sea, incubating three eggs per clutch. The natural habitat of Paita Brujillo begins and ends at Cape Horn. Their meat and eggs make a victim of the hunters, so this species is protected by the state. También conocido como ostrero negro, esta ave de 48 cm tiene el plumaje oscuro, un largo y aplanado pico rojo, y las patas blanquecinas. Habita las orillas marinas rocosas, donde encuentra su alimento compuesto principalmente por moluscos, crustáceos y mariscos pequeños; sin embargo, también visita playas arenosas para conseguir muymuyes. Acostumbra anidar en zonas rocosas cerca del mar, incubando hasta tres huevos por nidada. El hábitat natural del Brujillo empieza en Paita y termina en Cabo de Hornos. Su carne y huevos la hacen víctima de los cazadores, por ello esta especie es protegida por el Estado.

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Kadri Eroğlu on December 29, 2012

Nice scenery and beautiful photo ! L

Best wishes, Kadri

C. Maiandi (Carlissi… on December 29, 2012

Don Z è un uccello grandissimo, deve essere bello anche vederlo in volo suppongo.

gianluigi bonomini on December 29, 2012

Molto bella , bel contesto e bei colori . Like++ da Johnny Poole , ti faccio i complimenti per la tua bellissima galleria di foto , ti saluto Don Z .

Omar Gobbi on December 29, 2012

Un gran tiro, una excelente caza fotografica,<LIKE>, saludos cordiales. "Omar"

FELIZ AÑO 2013

Alireza Javaheri on December 30, 2012
  • Excellent shot & very nice view ... - LIKE

    • Merry Christmas & Happy new year - Best regards - A-J
Fred Fouarge on December 31, 2012

Like 25 nice view

Happy 2013

Annelies Vink on December 31, 2012

wonderful coastal scene, fabulous view, like

Happy New Year and best wishes to you!

Greetings from Holland,

Annelies

Ali Raza on December 31, 2012

☆☆LIKE☆☆

Beautiful photo.

Best wishes

sonjamar on December 31, 2012

LIKE

Happy New Year to you and your family!

JLuisSanag on January 1, 2013

Muy bonita foto y con interesantes comentarios.

Saludos. JLuis

Nikolai Karaneschev on January 1, 2013

Happy and prosperous New Year!

varkos on January 2, 2013

Excellent photo, beautiful colors! Like! Best wishes! Νίκος

Don Z on January 3, 2013

Thank you so much friends

Godo Nikolov on January 3, 2013

Excellent photo! Beautiful colours.LIKE!!!Best regards.

Kicaj on January 4, 2013

Fantastic Photo LIKE :)

Greetings from Poland, Kicaj

Sandra Vilumsone on January 4, 2013

Me gusta,buen color.Sandra

*Irina* on January 4, 2013

Hello Don!

Amazingly wonderful photo with lovely composition and so nice mood.. YSL.

Be healthy, happy and lucky in coming year!

With warm greetings, Irina

Chinappi on January 4, 2013

For me, this is a very interesting capture. As far I understand, the job was well done.

Of course, I LIKE it.

See you soon… Best regards from Grasse, in France.

Bernard.

Bozor Magdi on January 4, 2013

Very god shot

like

greetings,Magdi

Pom' on January 5, 2013

very good capture :) YsL 6/36 ~ vale ~ pom'

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