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Phalaropes

in The New Encyclopedia of Birds

Published in print January 2003 | ISBN: 9780198525066
Published online January 2007 | e-ISBN: 9780191728075
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Small and graceful, the phalaropes are the most specialized swimmers among the shorebirds. The three species have lobed, partially webbed

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Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences

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