Species Podiceps cristatus (Linnaeus, 1758) (Great crested grebe)

Biological classification:
  • kingdom: Animalia
  • - phylum: Chordata
  • -- order: Podicipediformes
  • --- family: Podicipedidae
  • ---- species: Podiceps cristatus
Characteristics:carnivore; body-length: 50 cm; dar, double crest with reddish fringes on the sides of the head; in winter they are whiteer than other grebes; youngs have black and white stripes on the head
References:Sinclair 1994: 32
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