Himantopus mexicanus


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Noun1.Himantopus mexicanus - stilt of southwestern United States to northern South America having black plumage extending from the head down the back of the neckHimantopus mexicanus - stilt of southwestern United States to northern South America having black plumage extending from the head down the back of the neck
genus Himantopus, Himantopus - major one of two genera of stilts; similar to avocets but with straight bills
Himantopus stilt, longlegs, long-legs, stilt plover, stiltbird, stilt - long-legged three-toed black-and-white wading bird of inland ponds and marshes or brackish lagoons
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The black-necked stilt (Himantopus mexicanus Statius Muller, 1776) is the widest distributed Recurvirostridae species of the Americas, with resident and wintering populations in many wetlands.
First report of acanthocephalan Profilicollis altmani on a black-necked stilt Himantopus mexicanus
A new genus and species of Cyclocoelid from the black-necked stilt, Himantopus mexicanus (Recurvirostridae) from Galveston, Texas.
Para la playa de Puerto Velero se han reportado aves playeras como Pelecanus occidentalis, Sula leucogaster, egretta alba, egretta thula, Himantopus mexicanus, Brotogeris jugularis, eupsittula pertinax, Chloroceryle spp., en las coberturas de Playa y Mangle (INVEMAR, 2005).
Esta zona con materia organica y algas esta asociada con las especies Haematopus palliatus, Himantopus mexicanus, Limosa fedoa, Himantopus mexicanus, Tringa semipalmata y Numenius americanus, ya que estos individuos son de ambitos limicolas y extraen su alimento de estas regiones.
((Digenea: Heterophyidae) and other Endohelminths from the Black-Necked Stilt, Himantopus mexicanus (Recurvirostridae), from the Galveston Area of the Texas Gulf Coast, USA.
Con base a la frecuencia de aparicion, las especies que se ubicaron en las tres zonas y la zona de referencia del pantano fueron: Buteo magnirostris (especie rapaz), Elanus leucurus (especie rapaz), Rostrhamus sociabilis (especie rapaz sujeta a proteccion especial), Butorides striatus, Ardea alba, Egretta thula, Caracara cheriway (especie rapaz), Cathartes burrovianus, Coragyps atratus, Crotophaga sulcirostris, Dendrocygna autumnalis, Sporophila torqueola, Stelgidopterix ruficollis, Agelaius phoeniceus, Jacana spinosa e Himantopus mexicanus.
The two most-abundant breeding shorebirds in San Francisco Bay are American avocets (Recurvirostra americana) hereafter avocets) and black-necked stilts (Himantopus mexicanus; hereafter stilts; Stenzel et al., 2002; Rintoul et al., 2003).
Asimismo, en ese estudio se aislaron dos cepas patogenicas en Himantopus mexicanus y Sterna hirndo.
Dos especies usan los tres habitats: Falco peregrinus (Tunstall, 1771) e Himantopus mexicanus (Muller, 1776).
Black-necked Stilt Himantopus mexicanus. Extirpated as a breeder; reestablished as a common perennial resident and localized breeder away from the immediate coast.
California least tern (Sterna antillarum brownmi), coastal California gnatcatcher (Polioptila californica californica), golden-checked warbler (Dendroica chrysoparia), Hawaiian stilt (Himantopus mexicanus knudseni), least Bell's vireo (Vireo bellii pusillus), Mexican spotted owl (Strix occidentalis lucida), red-cockaded woodpecker (Picoides borealis), southwest willow flycatcher (Empidonax traitlii extiraus), western snowy plover alexandrinus nivosus), desert tortoise (Gopherus agassizii), gopher tortoise (Gopherus polyphemus), green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas), loggerhead sea turtle (Caretta caretta), gray bat (Myotis grisecens), Indiana bat (Myotis sodalis), and Sonoran pronghorn (Antilocapra americana sonoriensis).