Date: 10/25/19 7:39 pm
From: Jeff Gilligan <jeffgilligan10...>
Subject: [obol] Re: Modoc oystercatchers
As I recall, the Idaho bird was not photographed. It had been suggested here at the time that they should have considered the Eurasian species. It had been identified as an American Oystercatcher.

Jeff Gilligan


> On Oct 25, 2019, at 7:23 PM, larspernorgren <larspernorgren...> wrote:
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> The Eurasian species is a widespread breeder on the steppes of central Asia. So the Idaho bird is sort of expected. Was it an American? The closest experience l have to the blacks in Modoc was seeing two Black Turnstones at Fernhill Wetlands, two Aprils in a row.
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