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Pied Avocet

Pied Avocet

Recurvirostra avosetta
Shallows in fishponds, ricefields, and marshes
Rare migrant. Long uniquely upturned bill, pied plumage, and bold black and white patterns on wings.
1. One bird in Iwahig, Puerto Princesa, Palawan on March 8, 1991.
2. One bird in Coastal lagoon, Paranaque on January 2007 (DENR-NCR and WBCP)
3. One bird in Candaba Marsh, Pampanga on January 17, 2009 (Gerry de Villa)
Rey Sta. Ana,
www.flickr.com/photos/mantarey/sets/72157613267122263