There are no web-marks to indicate the latter; hence it is a three-toed walking or wading bird.
Such a rara avis as the grey phalarope--a wading bird like the sandpiper--occasionally finds its way to the Cotswolds.
These remains belong to a swimming bird of the albatross species, and a wading bird like a snipe.
The wading bird clears the earth of serpents and other unclean and venomous animals.
Pickerel, pik′e-rel, n. an American pike: a wading bird, the dunlin.
He wrote afterward that he had for the first time to study how a wading bird walked on both sides of a median line.