Crested Tern
Resting, with Silver Gulls
Murray Mallee Region
Eastern Great Egret
Black-winged Stilt (Himantopus himantopus)Class: Animal (Animalia) - Chordate (Chordata) - Bird (Aves)
Order: Coastal Bird (Charadriiformes)
Family: Wader (Recurvirostridae)
Species: Black-winged Stilt (Himantopus himantopus)
This Photo:     Adult, in captivity
Other name: Pied Stilt

General Species Information:
Found in the Murray Mallee Region

Copyright © 2011- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 26-Oct-2011
This species is classed as VU (Vulnerable) in the Murray Mallee, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)