Sentence Examples

  • Of the section Tringinae the best known are the Knot and the Dunlin, T.
  • The Dunlin varies considerably in size, examples from N.
  • In the breeding-season the male Dunlin utters a most peculiar and farsounding whistle, somewhat resembling the continued ringing of a high-toned musical bell.
  • Next to the Dunlin and Knot the commonest British Tringinae are the Sanderling, Calidris arenaria (distinguished from every other bird of the group by wanting a hind toe), the Purple Sandpiper, T.