Adult Black-necked Grebe
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Characteristics
Colouring Grey-black body, red flanks and eye
Voice Chattering and high-pitched
Feeds on Insects, molluscs and fish
Flight Low, weak and fluttery
Nesting Semi-Floating
Social Small Flocks
Adult Black-necked Grebe
Adult Black-necked Grebe
Also Known As ..
Eared Grebe
Page Last Updated 26/07/2017 03:59:00
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Adult
Status Secure
Order Podicipediformes
Family Podicipedidae
Species Podiceps nigricollis
Category Grebes
StdName Black-necked Grebe
Vital Statistics
Length 28 to 34 cms
Weight 250 to 350 gms
Wingspan 56 to 60 cms
Lifespan 1 to 10 years
Beak Length Short
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 - Adult Black-necked Grebe (Species=Podiceps nigricollis / Standard Name=Black-necked Grebe)