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Strictly speaking not a coastal bird but at times is found in sheltered estuaries. More frequently found on inland lakes and pools.

The original letterpress description accompanies this lithograph.


Published in The Birds of Australia. 1840-1848.


Author. John Gould.


Artist. John Gould and Henry Richter.


Lithograph. Original hand colour.


Paper size. 545 mm x 365 mm.


Condition. EXCELLENT.


Acquired from the Glenbow Museum, Calgary, Canada.


HIATICULA NIGRIFRONS. [Elseyornis melanops. Black-fronted Dotterel.]

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