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Related to Heteroscelus: Heteroscelus incanus, wandering tattlers
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Noun1.Heteroscelus - tattlersHeteroscelus - tattlers        
bird genus - a genus of birds
family Scolopacidae, Scolopacidae - sandpiper family: sandpipers; woodcocks; snipes; tattlers; curlews; godwits; dowitchers
Heteroscelus incanus, Polynesian tattler - tattler of Pacific coastal regions
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These species were typically found in alpine tundra, shrub, and wetland/riverine habitats and included the Red-throated Loon (Gavia stellata), Wandering Tattler (Heteroscelus incanus), Long-tailed Duck (Clangula hyemalis), Rough-legged Hawk (Buteo lagopus), American Dipper (Cinclus mexicanas), Harris's Sparrow (Zonotrichia querida), Smith's Longspur, and Lapland Longspur.
(1988), Melanitta nigra, Butorides virescens, Actitis macularius y Heteroscelus incanum.
glareola) Migration ([dagger]) Gray-tailed tattler (Heteroscelus brevipes) Migration ([dagger]) Bar-tailed godwit (Limosa lapponica) Migration ([section]) Red-necked stint (Calidris ruficollis) Migration ([section]) Little stint (C.