Definition of Actitis

1. Noun. A genus of Scolopacidae.




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Lexicographical Neighbors of Actitis

Actinomadura africana
Actinomadura madurae
Actinomeris
Actinomeris alternifolia
Actinomyces bovis
Actinomyces israelii
Actinomyces naeslundii
Actinomyces odontolyticus
Actinomyces pyogenes
Actinomyxidia
Actinopoda
ActionScript
Action démocratique
Action démocratique du Québec
Actionism
Actitis
Actitis hypoleucos
Actitis macularia
Actium
Acton
Acts
Acts of God
Acts of the Apostles
Acuaria spiralis
Acular
Adabe
Adad
Adah
Adair
Adair-Koshland-Nemethy-Filmer model

Literary usage of Actitis

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Birds of North and Middle America: A Descriptive Catalogue of the Higher by Robert Ridgway (1919)
"KEY TO THE SPECIES OF actitis. a. Summer adults with under parta everywhere ... actitis macularia (p.'. aa. Summer adults with under parts immaculate whit«, ..."

2. The Auk: Quarterly Journal of Ornithology by American Ornithologists' Union, Nuttall Ornithological Club (1876)
"GENUS actitis ILLIGER. actitis ILLIGER, Prodr. iSn, p. 262. actitis macularia (LINN.). ... Soc. Nat. Hist. X, p. 257 (1866) (Porto Rico). actitis ..."

3. Calcutta Review by University of Calcutta (1857)
"219. TOTANUS GLOTTIS. ( ' Green-shank.') Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia; stragglers obtained in N. America: very common in India. 218. actitis ..."

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