Definition of Actitis hypoleucos
1. Noun. A variety of sandpiper.
Generic synonyms: Sandpiper
Group relationships: Actitis, Genus Actitis
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Actitis Hypoleucos
Literary usage of Actitis hypoleucos
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1. The Auk: Quarterly Journal of Ornithology by American Ornithologists' Union, Nuttall Ornithological Club (1895)
"Regular, but verv rare in fall ; in spring, middle of Apr. to end of May. 107. actitis hypoleucos. Commonest Sandpiper. (Periods not given.) loS. ..."
2. The Birds of India: Being a Natural History of All the Birds Known to by Thomas Claverhill Jerdon (1864)
"actitis hypoleucos, LINN.EUS. Tringa, apud LINN^US—BLYTH, Cat. 1586—SYKES, Cat. 194— JERDON, Cat. 355—A. empusa, GOULD—GOULD, Birds of Europe, pi. ..."