This family of birds includes the avocets and stilts.
American Avocet (Recurvirostra americana)
Identification tips, photos, life history, and taxonomy.
Kaki, The Black Stilt (Himantopus novaezelandiae)
Habitat, nesting, diet, and management needs of this endangered bird which is endemic to New Zealand.
Poaka, the Pied Stilt (Himantopus himantopus)
Habitat and breeding range of this New Zealand native bird. Includes an illustration.
Stilts and Avocets (Recurvirostridae)
Photos and descriptions of birds in this family.
Last update:April 21, 2015 at 5:15:05 UTC