Podiceps cristatus


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Related to Podiceps cristatus: Aythya ferina, Aythya fuligula, Ardea cinerea
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Noun1.Podiceps cristatus - large Old World grebe with black ear tuftsPodiceps cristatus - large Old World grebe with black ear tufts
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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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.
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.