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Black-winged Stilt

Black-winged Stilt

Scientific name:
Himantopus himantopus
Habitat:
from ricefields to coastal mud flats.
Birdwatch note:
Migratory. Distinct pied plumage, long neck,needle-like straight bill and long pinkish-red legs.
Photo credit:
Romy Ocon, www.pbase.com/liquidstone
Location:
Sta. Cruz, Zambales