Eskimo curlew

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  • noun

Synonyms for Eskimo curlew

New World curlew that breeds in northern North America

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mysticetus), whooping crane (Grus americana), Eskimo curlew (Numenius borealis), Kirtland's warbler (Dendroica kirtlandii), leatherback turtle (Dermochelys coriacea), and Furbish lousewort (Pedicularis furbishiae) as endangered.
Eskimo Curlews and Passenger Pigeons darkened the skies over the N.