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More than once at night the cry of migrating waders was heard, curlew being unmistakable, and (I think) bar-tailed godwit.Mount Everest the Reconnaissance, 1921|Charles Kenneth Howard-Bury
It somewhat resembles the godwit in coloring, but it is more of a grayish tinge.
Its shorter bill—not over two and a half inches in length—will always distinguish it from the godwit.
The Hudsonian curlew, or jack curlew, by which name it is also known, is also a common visitor to our hunting grounds.
In markings the two species are almost identical, with the exception that the Hudsonian is somewhat paler in shade.