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    • Mergulhão-caçador
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    • Podilymbus podiceps
  • French
    • grèbe à bec bigarré
  • English
    • Pied-billed Grebe
  • Spanish
    • Zambullidor pico grueso
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    • PBGR

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Recent observations

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Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps

Observer

tiwane

Date

July 28, 2014 01:23 PM PDT

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Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps

Observer

tortuga_rapido

Date

July 26, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps

Observer

m_jon

Date

July 28, 2013 05:21 PM PDT

Description

A pied-billed grebe with some ducks. Mallards?

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Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps

Observer

kaitlin

Date

July 21, 2014

Description

I first posted a picture of this bird with eggs back in June. One chick has hatched and at least two eggs remain in the nest.

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Pied-billed Grebe (Podilymbus podiceps) Podilymbus podiceps

Date

June 23, 2014 03:39 PM PDT

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Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps

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dpom

Date

July 18, 2014

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Pied-billed Grebe (Podilymbus podiceps) Podilymbus podiceps

Observer

kaitlin

Date

July 16, 2014

Description

Three chicks observed with this one riding on the back of the adult.

These are not the same pair that I posted a nesting shot for. Still waiting for those chicks to hatch.

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Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps

Observer

kaitlin

Date

July 3, 2014

Description

This is the same bird and nest previously posted, but here she is sitting on the eggs. Photo credit: Ron Hunter

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Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps

Observer

justjohn

Date

November 29, 2013

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps

Observer

justjohn

Date

November 28, 2013

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps

Observer

kaitlin

Date

June 30, 2014

Description

Nest with eggs can be seen in the top right of photo. The bird returned to the nest after I walked by.

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Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

July 2, 2014 11:46 AM PDT
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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.