Adult Red-necked Grebe

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Colouring Grey-brown body, white face, red neck
Voice Various growling notes
Feeds on Fish, crustaceans and insects
Flight Low, straight and heavy
Nesting Semi-Floating
Social Small Flocks
Adult Red-necked Grebe
Adult Red-necked Grebe
Page Last Updated 5/23/2018 8:29:00 AM
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Adult
Status Secure
Order Podicipediformes
Family Podicipedidae
Species Podiceps grisegena
Category Grebes
StdName Red-necked Grebe
Vital Statistics
Length 40 to 46 cms
Weight 700 to 900 gms
Wingspan 77 to 85 cms
Lifespan 1 to 10 years
Beak Length Medium
Beak Width Narrow
Beak Shape General
Tail Length Short
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region EUYEurope
Region NAYNorth America
Country USYUnited States


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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Adult Red-necked Grebe (Species=Podiceps grisegena / Standard Name=Red-necked Grebe)