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Definition of the noun actitis macularia
What does actitis macularia mean as a name of something?
- common North American sandpiper
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by Brent Douglas Galloway
['Actitis macularia'], literally (probably) /' characteristically (goes) weeth'/, ASM ['the call of the spotted sandpiper is described ...
by D. S. Mills, Jeremy N. Marchant-Forde
Sandpiper, spotted [Actitis macularia] 148 Seahorse [Hippocampus spp.] ...
Wintu Dictionary (1985)
by Harvey Pitkin
Actitis macularia family Motacilladae, Anthus rubescens yudekyudeka to sneak around on tiptoe (yuk) enemy, Indians, lurk, Wintu - English 763.
by Edna MacLean
iksriktaayuuq spotted sandpiper (Actitis macularia), ...
by Frank Moore Colby, Talcott Williams
SPOTTED SANDPIPER (Actitis macularia). 5. LONG- BILLED ...
Nelson's Encyclopaedia (1907)
Everybody's Book of Reference ...
'common'sandpiper (Actitis macularia), which is often called the summer * and is a regular visitor to all the United States, where it breeds, the nest o usually placed among stones, an built of grass, rushes, and leaves. There are four eggs.
A local name for the spotted sandpiper, Actitis macularia: given from its habit of frequenting the borders of small streams. creek-sedge (krék'sej), n. Asalt-marsh grass, Spartina glabra, abounding particularly along the edge of creeks and ...
An International Work of Reference by John Huston Finley, William Peterson
The common sandpiper Sandringham (Actitis macularia) is often called the Summer Snipe, Tip -Up,
The Encyclopedia Americana (1904)
by Frederick Converse Beach, George Edwin Rines
species is the well-known greenish spotted sandpiper or pee- weet (Actitis macularia) found everywhere throughout North America along" small streams, as well as on the shores of lakes and the sea, and breeding throughout ...
Encyclopedia of New Jersey (2004)
by Maxine N. Lurie, Marc Mappen
Actitis macularia) About one hundred pairs of the federally endangered piping plover breed on New Jersey's beaches, where they are threatened by human disturbance, habitat loss, oil spills, off-road vehicles, and predators (cats. dogs, foxes, ...
3d Ed. of the Merriam Series. The Largest Abridgment of Webster's New International Dictionary of the English Language; 1700 Illustrations
sandpiper, a common sandpiper (Actitis macularia), the under parts of the adult being spotted with black in summer. spot'ter (£r), n. Qne who, or that which, spots; Cant, U.S. one employed to detect dishonesty or irregularities. £ spot'ty (-1), a.
by Webster's New World Dictionary, Editors Of Webster's II Dictionaries
A small brownish-gray North American shore bird, Actitis macularia. spot-ter (spot 'ar) H. 1. One that applies spots. 2. One that looks for, locates, and reports something, esp.: a. A military or civil-defense lookout, b. Informal. A person hired to ...
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- Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularia
Cayo Coco, Cuba
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- Spotted Sandpiper (Actitis macularia)
Photo credit: Dominic Sherony
- Playero coleador [Spotted Sandpiper] (Actitis macularia)
Lugar / place / lieu : Ocumare de la Costa, Estado Aragua, Venezuela.
Photo credit: Cristóbal Alvarado Minic
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