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(Redirected from South American Stilt)
Includes: White-backed Stilt
Males - greenish gloss to back and wings, particularly in breeding season
Wetlands and coastlines, up to 2500m.
The diet includes aquatic invertebrates, crustaceans, arthropods, molluscs, small fish and tadpoles.
They nest on mudflats. The clutch consists of 3-5 eggs which are incubated by both sexes for 22-26 days. The young fledge after about 28 days.
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