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Noun1.Actitis - a genus of ScolopacidaeActitis - a genus of Scolopacidae    
bird genus - a genus of birds
family Scolopacidae, Scolopacidae - sandpiper family: sandpipers; woodcocks; snipes; tattlers; curlews; godwits; dowitchers
Actitis hypoleucos, European sandpiper - a variety of sandpiper
Actitis macularia, spotted sandpiper - common North American sandpiper
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Scolopacidae Actitis hypoleucos Common sandpiper Calidris minuta Little stint Philomachus pugnax Ruff Tringa glareola Wood sandpiper 35.
1 American avocet Recurvirostra americana 4 0 0 Willet Catoptrophorus semipalmatus 4 0 0 Spotted sandpiper Actitis macularia 4 1.
Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos and Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola are widespread migrants from the northern hemisphere occurring in small numbers.