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Black-necked grebe
(Eared grebe)
Podiceps nigricollis
C. L. BREHM, 1831

Photo by: F. Spangenberg
Additional images here: www.biolib.cz

Number of Subspecies:03
Information Source for Taxanomy:del Hoyo & Collar (2014) Illustrated Checklist of the Birds ot the World, Vol. 1, Non-passerines
Body length:28 - 33 cm
Wingspan:40 - 50 cm
Weight:250 - 500 g
IUCN status:LC (Least Concern)

Current Holdings
European Union
  Germany (1 Holding(s)):
  • Augsburg (Zoo) 
      Italy (1 Holding(s)):
  • Sant Alessio con Vialone (Parco Faunistico Oasi di Sant Alessio) 
    Number: 2
    Non-EU and other EAZA countries
      United Kingdom (1 Holding(s)):
  • Arundel (Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust) 
    Number: 1