Podiceps


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Related to Podiceps: Podiceps cristatus, Podiceps grisegena, Podiceps nigricollis
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Noun1.Podiceps - type genus of the Podicipedidae: grebesPodiceps - type genus of the Podicipedidae: grebes
bird genus - a genus of birds
family Podicipedidae, Podicipedidae - coextensive with the order Podicipitiformes
grebe - small compact-bodied almost completely aquatic bird that builds floating nests; similar to loons but smaller and with lobate rather than webbed feet
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Ten species identified from bones (a grebe Podiceps occipitalis, cormorant Phalacrocorax brasilianus, goose Chloephaga melanoptera, duck Lophonetta specularoides, falcon Falco peregrinas, coots Fulica gigantea and F.
It was successful in 50 bird species; in 16 of those (Alopochen aegyptiacus, Ara severus, Aratinga acuticaudata, Bucorvus leadbeateri, Cereopsis novaehollandiae, Columba arquatrix, Corvus corax, Corvus frugilegus, Cyanoliseus patagonus, Guttera plumifera, Lamprotornis superbus, Milvus milvus, Neophron percnopterus, Ocyphaps lophotes, Podiceps cristatus, and Poicephalus senegalus), it was carried out for the first time by using molecular markers and polymerase chain reaction.
Howard, therefore, considered both the Pliocene and Pleistocene material from San Diego as a different, longer-legged species which she listed as Podiceps sp.
02 - R dominicus * Podilymbus Pied-billed Grebe PR podiceps Phalacrocorax Nootropic Cormorant SR 0.
Yna'n sydyn reit, roedd y wyach fawr gopog ar y chwith i ni (greater crested grebe, Podiceps cristatus) a doedd hon yn sicr ddim yn aderyn roeddwn i wedi disgwyl ei weld.
stellata (Pontoppidan), red- I O throated loon Order Podicipediformes (grebes) Family Podicipedidae (grebes) Aechmophorus occidentalis I R (Lawrence), western grebe Podiceps auritus (Linnaeus), I O horned grebe P.
1858) later described as Podiceps clarkii (Aves: Podicepedidae), which is a fish-eating bird now referred to as Clark's Grebe (Aechmophorus clarkii).
Cyclical changes in body composition in the annual cycle and migration of the Eared Grebe, Podiceps nigricollis.
Bird species testing positive for highly pathogenic avian influenza virus subtype H5N1, Sweden and Denmark, 2006 * Avian order and species Scientific name Podicepidiformes (great crested grebe) Podiceps cristatus Anseriformes Mute swan Cygnus olor Whooper swan Cygnus cygnus Greylag goose Anser anser Goose spp Anser spp.
Pied-billed Grebes Podilymbus podiceps were recorded on none of the water bodies occupied by Least Grebes.
Intra-organ reduction in the Eared Grebe Podiceps nigricollis stomach: a spandrel in the belly.