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 - American Avocet
 - American Avocet

American Avocet Recurvirostra americana

Joshua T. Ackerman, C. Alex Hartman, Mark P. Herzog, John Y. Takekawa, Julie A. Robinson, Lewis W. Oring, Joseph P. Skorupa, and Ruth Boettcher
Version: 2.0 — Published January 3, 2013

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Figure 1. Distribution of the American Avocet. - Range Map
  • Year-round
  • Migration
  • Breeding
  • Non-Breeding
Figure 1. Distribution of the American Avocet.

This species also breeds locally and irregularly within the area denoted as 'Migration.'

Recommended Citation

Ackerman, J. T., C. A. Hartman, M. P. Herzog, J. Y. Takekawa, J. A. Robinson, L. W. Oring, J. P. Skorupa, and R. Boettcher (2013). American Avocet (Recurvirostra americana), version 2.0. In The Birds of North America (A. F. Poole, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bna.275