Horned grebe

species of bird

The horned grebe or Slavonian grebe (Podiceps azurites) - Podiceps: Latin for podicis (rump) and pedis (foot), referring to the placement of the legs on its body; auritus: Latin for eared - is a member of the grebe family of water birds. It inhabits Eurasia and North America.[1]

Horned grebe
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Podiceps auratus
(Linnaeus, 1758)
Podiceps auritus

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