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Noun1.Catoptrophorus - willetCatoptrophorus - willet          
bird genus - a genus of birds
family Scolopacidae, Scolopacidae - sandpiper family: sandpipers; woodcocks; snipes; tattlers; curlews; godwits; dowitchers
Catoptrophorus semipalmatus, willet - large North American shorebird of eastern and Gulf Coasts
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Los resultados del SIMPER demostraron que Catoptrophorus semipalmatus, Limosa fedoa, Larus occidentalis, Rynchops.
The foods of willets, Catoptrophorus semipalmatus, and clapper rails, Rallus longirostis, consist of aquatic insects, polychaetes, small crabs, mollusks, fish larvae and small fish (Bent, 1929, 1963).
pusillo (Linnaeus), I O semipalmated sandpiper Catoptrophorus semipalmatus I R (Gmelin), willet Gallinago delicata (Ord), I O Wilson's snipe Limnodromus griseus (Gmelin), I O short-billed dowitcher L.
On the other hand, Wilson's plover (Charadrius wilsonia), American oystercatcher (Haematopus palliatus), and willet (Catoptrophorus semipalmatus) choose areas with scattered grasses and other plants.
scolopaceus), Willets (Catoptrophorus semipalmatus), Marbled Godwits (Limosa fedoa), Ruddy and Black Turnstones (Arenaria interpres and A.
Day and night feeding territoriality in willets Catoptrophorus semipalmatus and whimbrel Numenius phaeopus during the non-breeding season in the tropics.