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phalaro·pus fuli·car·ius

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  1. red phalarope, Phalaropus fulicariusnoun

    phalarope of northern oceans and lakes


  1. phalaropus fulicarius

    The Phalaropus fulicarius, also known as the Red Phalarope or Grey Phalarope, is a small bird species within the sandpiper family. It is well-known for its distinctive behaviour which includes female dominance, where females are more brightly colored and compete for the attention of the males. They are migratory, usually found in the Arctic in summer and the open ocean in winter. These birds are also recognized for their unique feeding style of swimming in small rapid circles to generate a whirlpool, which brings food to the surface of the water.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of phalaropus fulicarius in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of phalaropus fulicarius in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3


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