Adult Black-throated Diver
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Characteristics
Colouring Black-white back, grey neck, white lower
Voice Wild loud wail
Feeds on Fish
Flight Low outstretched
Nesting Ground
Social Small Flocks
Adult Black-throated Diver
Adult Black-throated Diver
Also Known As ..
Arctic Loon
Page Last Updated 30/07/2017 03:25:00
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Adult
Status Vulnerable
Order Gaviiformes
Family Gaviidae
Species Gavia arctica
Category Divers
StdName Black-throated Diver
Vital Statistics
Length 50 to 60 cms
Weight 2000 to 3000 gms
Wingspan 110 to 130 cms
Lifespan 1 to 20 years
Beak Length Medium
Beak Width Narrow
Beak Shape General
Tail Length Short
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region EUYEurope
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Region NANNorth America
CANUSN
Country USNUnited States
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Adult Black-throated Diver (Species=Gavia arctica / Standard Name=Black-throated Diver)