Actodromas

(syn. Calidris Ϯ Little Stint C. minuta) Gr. ακτη aktē, ακτης aktēs  seashore; δρομας dromas  running, roaming  < τρεχω trekhō  to run; "Zwergstrandläufer. Actodromas. *) (Tringa minuta.)  ... *) ακτη, Strand und δρομας, laufend" (Kaup 1829).  Var. Actodroma.

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Jobling, J. A. (2018). Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology. In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.) (2018). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from www.hbw.com on 13 December 2018).