Juvenile Great Crested Grebe
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Characteristics
Colouring Pale grey body, striped head
Voice Various loud barks and growling notes
Feeds on Fish and large acquatic invertabrates
Flight Low and direct
Nesting Semi-Floating
Social Flocks
Juvenile Great Crested Grebe
Juvenile Great Crested Grebe
Page Last Updated 21/07/2017 06:55:00
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Juvenile
Status Secure
Order Podicipediformes
Family Podicipedidae
Species Podiceps cristatus
Category Grebes
StdName Great Crested Grebe
Vital Statistics
Length 46 to 51 cms
Weight 800 to 1000 gms
Wingspan 85 to 90 cms
Lifespan 10 to 15 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
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Country USNUnited States
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Juvenile Great Crested Grebe (Species=Podiceps cristatus / Standard Name=Great Crested Grebe)