Adult Horned Grebe

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Colouring Grey body, red flanks,yellow face
Voice HIgh and fast
Feeds on Fish, insects and acquatic crustaceans
Flight Low, straight and heavy
Nesting Semi-Floating
Social Small Flocks
Adult Horned Grebe
Adult Horned Grebe
Also Known As ..
Slavonian Grebe
Page Last Updated 5/1/2018 4:38:00 AM
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Adult
Status Secure
Order Podicipediformes
Family Podicipedidae
Species Podiceps auritus
Category Grebes
StdName Slavonian Grebe
Vital Statistics
Length 31 to 38 cms
Weight 375 to 450 gms
Wingspan 59 to 65 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
Region NAYNorth America
Country USYUnited States


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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Adult Horned Grebe (Species=Podiceps auritus / Standard Name=Slavonian Grebe)