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Synonyms for Glareola

type genus of the Glareolidae: the pratincoles

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clypeata 6 1 (16.7) Eurasian waders 13 species 409 6 (1.5) Philomachus pugnax 115 2 (1.7) Tringa glareola 74 0 Calidris minuta 60 0 C.
These include the wigeon (Anas penelope), velvet scoter (Melanitta fusca), Baikal teal (Anas formosa) and wood sandpiper (Tringa glareola).
To give an example: wood sandpiper (Tringa glareola) and common sandpiper (Tringa hypoleucos) are two look-alike birds and if our vision was not confined to the present, we would see, going back, a continuous variation within these limits as to lack any clear lines of division, and could not isolate the two forms of today.
glareola) Migration ([dagger]) Gray-tailed tattler (Heteroscelus brevipes) Migration ([dagger]) Bar-tailed godwit (Limosa lapponica) Migration ([section]) Red-necked stint (Calidris ruficollis) Migration ([section]) Little stint (C.
Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos and Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola are widespread migrants from the northern hemisphere occurring in small numbers.