Red-necked Grebe

Podiceps grisegena - Grèbe jougris

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Podicipediformes

  • Family
    :

    Podicipédidés

  • Genus
    :

    Podiceps

  • Species
    :

    grisegena

Descriptor

Boddaert, 1783

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 50 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 77 à 85 cm.
  • Weight
    : 700 à 900 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Red-necked Grebe (Podiceps grisegena) is a species of bird in the Podicipedidae family.

Subspecific information 2 Subspecies

  • Podiceps grisegena grisegena (n, c Eurasia)
  • Podiceps grisegena holbollii (ne Asia, n North America)

Foreign names

  • Grèbe jougris,
  • Somormujo Cuellirrojo,
  • Mergulhão-de-faces-brancas,
  • Rothalstaucher,
  • Vörösnyakú vöcsök,
  • Roodhalsfuut,
  • Svasso collorosso,
  • Gråhakedopping,
  • Gråstrupedykker,
  • potápka červenokrká,
  • potápka rudokrká,
  • Gråstrubet Lappedykker,
  • härkälintu,
  • cabussó gris,
  • Sefgoði,
  • perkoz rdzawoszyi,
  • pelēkvaigu dūkuris,
  • rjavovrati ponirek,
  • Серощекая поганка,
  • アカエリカイツブリ,
  • 赤颈,
  • 赤頸鸊鷈,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Rivers/Streams/Creeks (includes waterfalls), Permanent Freshwater Marshes/Pools (under 8ha) ; Marine Neritic : Subtidal Rock and Rocky Reefs, Subtidal Loose Rock/pebble/gravel, Subtidal Sandy, Subtidal Sandy-Mud, Macroalgal/Kelp, Seagrass (Submerged), Estuaries

Geographic range

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