Adult Red-throated Loon

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Colouring Brown back, grey neck, red throat
Voice Loud, high wail
Feeds on Fish and other aquatic creatures
Flight Low and straight
Nesting Ground
Social Flocks
Adult Red-throated Loon
Adult Red-throated Loon
Also Known As ..
Red-throated Diver
Page Last Updated 10/8/2018 11:51:56 AM
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Adult
Status Vulnerable
Order Gaviiformes
Family Gaviidae
Species Gavia stellata
Category Divers
StdName Red-throated Diver
Vital Statistics
Length 50 to 60 cms
Weight 1200 to 1600 gms
Wingspan 106 to 116 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
Region NAYNorth America
Country USYUnited States


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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Adult Red-throated Loon (Species=Gavia stellata / Standard Name=Red-throated Diver)