Definition of Phalarope. Meaning of Phalarope. Synonyms of Phalarope

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Definition of Phalarope

Phalarope
Phalarope Phal"a*rope, n. [Gr. ? having a patch of white + ?, ?, a foot: cf. F. phalarope.] (Zo["o]l.) Any species of Phalaropus and allied genera of small wading birds (Grall[ae]), having lobate toes. They are often seen far from land, swimming in large flocks. Called also sea goose.

Meaning of Phalarope from wikipedia

- A phalarope is any of three living species of slender-necked s****birds in the genus Phalaropus of the bird family Scolopacidae. Phalaropes are close...
- The red phalarope (called grey phalarope in Europe), Phalaropus fulicarius, is a small wader. This phalarope breeds in the Arctic regions of North America...
- The red-necked phalarope (Phalaropus lobatus) is a small wader. This phalarope breeds in the Arctic regions of North America and Eurasia. It is migratory...
- Wilson's phalarope (Phalaropus tricolor) is a small wader. This bird, the largest of the phalaropes, breeds in the prairies of North America in western...
- Too Late the Phalarope is the second novel of Alan Paton, the South African author who is best known for writing Cry, the Beloved Country. It was published...
- His works include the novels Cry, the Beloved Country and Too Late the Phalarope. Paton was born in Pietermaritzburg in the Colony of Natal (now South...
- USFC Phalarope was an American fish culture and fisheries science research vessel that operated along the coast of New England. She was part of the fleet...
- Lymnocryptes, Gallinago and Scolopax (nearly 30 species, plus some 6 extinct) Phalaropes Genus Phalaropus (3 species) Shanks and tattlers Genera Xenus, Actitis...
- yellowlegs, Tringa melanoleuca Wilson's phalarope, Phalaropus tricolor Red-necked phalarope, Phalaropus lobatus Red phalarope, Phalaropus fulicarius Order:...
- sandpiper, Tringa glareola (R) Wilson's phalarope, Phalaropus tricolor Red-necked phalarope, Phalaropus lobatus Red phalarope, Phalaropus fulicarius (R) Order:...
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