Stilts and Avocets (Recurvirostridae)

Andean Avocet (Recurvirostra andina) - HBW 3, p. 347

French: Avocette des Andes German: Andensäbelschnäbler Spanish: Avoceta Andina

Taxonomy: Recurvirostra andina Philippi and Landbeck, 1861, Laguna Parinacocha, Peru.
Monotypic.

Distribution: C Peru (Junín) S through W Bolivia to N Chile (NC Atacama) and NW Argentina (Catamarca).