Birds of Colombia
CHARADRIIFORMES: Recurvirostridae (Stilts, Avocets) →
Genus: Himantopus (1 species, 5 worldwide)
Black-necked Stilt (Himantopus mexicanus mexicanus) |
Los Flamencos Wildlife Sanctuary, Camarones, La Guajira, Colombia
Can only be confused with the White-backed Stilt of the southern hemisphere. Ranges don't overlap unless one goes too far north or south.