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  • French
    • grèbe à bec bigarré
  • Scientific Names
    • Podilymbus podiceps
  • English
    • Pied-billed Grebe
  • Spanish
    • Zambullidor pico grueso
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • PBGR
  • Portuguese
    • Mergulhão-caçador

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Recent observations

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What

Pied-billed grebe Podilymbus podiceps

Observer

dwest

Date

December 17, 2014 05:19 PM PST

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Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps

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jaykeller

Date

December 18, 2014 08:39 AM PST

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What

Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

December 17, 2014 11:55 AM PST

Description

Gagging on a frog or a fish...? Later preening. In the BCNH pond.

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What

Pied-billed grebe Podilymbus podiceps

Observer

tnewman

Date

December 16, 2014

Place

Jones Park (Google, OSM)

Description

5 pied-billed grebes seen at lake in Jones Park at 10 am.

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Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps

Observer

tortuga_rapido

Date

December 15, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps

Observer

bbunny

Date

December 11, 2014 03:25 PM PST

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What

Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps

Observer

hawnzd

Date

November 11, 2014

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What

Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps

Observer

finatic

Date

December 13, 2014 10:03 AM PST

Description

Orange County, California, US

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Pied-billed grebe Podilymbus podiceps

Observer

tnewman

Date

December 13, 2014

Description

3 Pied-billed grebes at Jones Park at 3 pm.

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Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps

Observer

ryancun

Date

November 13, 2014

Place

Union Bay Natural Area (Google, OSM)

Description

Fishing for food. Swimming in the water. Legs in back of body.

Photos / Sounds

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Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

December 9, 2014 01:09 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

What

Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

December 8, 2014 02:56 PM PST
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Description from Wikipedia

The Pied-billed Grebe (Podilymbus podiceps) is a species of the grebe family of water birds. Since the Atitlán Grebe (Podilymbus gigas) has become extinct, it is the sole extant member of the genus Podilymbus. The Pied-billed Grebe is primarily found in ponds throughout the Americas. Other names of this grebe include American dabchick, dabchick, Carolina grebe, devil-diver, dive-dapper, dipper, hell-diver, pied-billed dabchick, thick-billed grebe, and water witch.

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Conservation Summary

Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.