Black-necked Stilt

(Himantopus mexicanus)

               
Conservation Status

IUCN Red List

LC - Least Concern

Black-necked Stilt

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N5B, N5N - Secure Breeding and Nonbreeding

Minnesota

not listed

Occurrence

Accidental

Habitat

Wetland, open water

Size

14 in length


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Migration

Four accidental records, one each in April, May, June, and July


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Taxonomy

Order:

Charadriiformes (shorebirds and relatives)

 

Family:

Recurvirostridae (avocets and stilts)

 
Subordinate Taxa

Hawaiian Stilt (Himantopus mexicanus knudseni)
Black-necked Stilt (Himantopus mexicanus mexicanus)


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

       

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  PERRITO (Himantopus mexicanus)
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Published on May 8, 2013

Ave zancuda, de bordes de lagos, pantanos y tierras anegadas. Patas largas y rosadas, muy caracteristicas. Grito similar al ladrido de un perrito.

 
     
  Black-necked Stilt (Recurvirostridae: Himantopus mexicanus)
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Uploaded on May 7, 2011

Photographed at the Kellys Slough NWR, North Dakota (07 May 2011).

 
     
  Through the Lens: Black-necked Stilt
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Uploaded on Mar 3, 2011

Compared to their body size, Black-necked Stilts have the longest legs of any bird! Lab photographer Gerrit Vyn shares a remarkable flock of stilts he filmed in Louisiana at Audubon's Paul J. Rainey Reserve.

 
     
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Uploaded on Mar 27, 2007

Black-necked Stilt Bird in Arizona by the Arizona Game and Fish Department

 
     
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Published on Aug 31, 2012

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