Grebe

Grebes
Aechmophorus clarkii on nest.jpg
Clark's Grebe, Aechmophorus clarkii
Scientific classification
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class:Aves
Infraclass:Neognathae
Order:Podicipediformes
Fürbringer, 1888
Family:Podicipedidae
Bonaparte, 1831
Genera
  • Aechmophorus
  • Podiceps
  • Podilymbus
  • Poliocephalus
  • Rollandia
  • Tachybaptus
Diversity
[[Grebe#Genera and species|1 Families, 6 Genera, 22 Species]]

A grebe is a medium sized bird. They are in the family Podicipedidae. There are 22 species of grebe.

Genera and species

  • Genus Tachybaptus
    • Little Grebe, Tachybaptus ruficollis
    • Australasian Grebe Tachybaptus novaehollandiae
    • Madagascar Grebe, Tachybaptus pelzelnii
    • Alaotra Grebe, Tachybaptus rufolavatus — probably extinct (late 1980s)
    • Least Grebe, Tachybaptus dominicus
  • Genus Podilymbus
    • Pied-billed Grebe, Podilymbus podiceps
    • Atitlán Grebe, Podilymbus gigas — extinct (1989)
  • Genus Rollandia
    • White-tufted Grebe, Rollandia rolland
    • Titicaca Flightless Grebe, Rollandia microptera
  • Genus Poliocephalus
    • Hoary-headed Grebe, Poliocephalus poliocephalus
    • New Zealand Dabchick, Poliocephalus rufopectus
  • Genus Podiceps
    • Red-necked Grebe, Podiceps grisegena
    • Great Crested Grebe, Podiceps cristatus
    • Slavonian Grebe or Horned Grebe, Podiceps auritus
    • Black-necked Grebe or Eared Grebe, Podiceps nigricollis
    • Colombian Grebe, Podiceps andinus — extinct (1977)
    • Great Grebe, Podiceps major
    • Silvery Grebe, Podiceps occipitalis
    • Junin Flightless Grebe, Podiceps taczanowskii
    • Hooded Grebe, Podiceps gallardoi
  • Genus Aechmophorus
    • Western Grebe, Aechmophorus occidentalis
    • Clark's Grebe, Aechmophorus clarkii


Other Languages
Afrikaans: Dobbertjies
العربية: غطاسيات
asturianu: Podicipedidae
azərbaycanca: Maygülülər
تۆرکجه: مایگولولر
башҡортса: Podicipedidae
беларуская: Паганкавыя
беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎: Паганкавыя
български: Гмурецови
brezhoneg: Plomer (evn)
Cebuano: Podicipedidae
čeština: Potápky
Cymraeg: Gwyach
davvisámegiella: Buovččat
Deutsch: Lappentaucher
eesti: Pütlased
English: Grebe
español: Podicipedidae
Esperanto: Greboj
فارسی: کشیم
français: Podicipedidae
Gaeilge: Foitheach
ગુજરાતી: ડુબકી કુટુંબ
한국어: 논병아리목
հայերեն: Սուզակներ
hrvatski: Gnjurci
Bahasa Indonesia: Burung Grebe
interlingua: Podicipedidae
íslenska: Goðar
italiano: Podicipedidae
עברית: טבלניים
Kiswahili: Kibisi
kurdî: Noqavok
latviešu: Dūkuru dzimta
lietuvių: Kraginiai
македонски: Нуркачи
Bahasa Melayu: Grebe
Nederlands: Futen
Nordfriisk: Dükern
norsk nynorsk: Dukkarfamilien
پنجابی: ڈبکنی
polski: Perkozowe
português: Podicipedidae
русиньскый: Пірникозовы
русский: Поганковые
Scots: Grebe
slovenčina: Potápkotvaré
slovenščina: Ponirki
کوردی: نوقاڤۆک
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Gnjurci
suomi: Uikut
svenska: Doppingar
татарча/tatarça: Чомга кошлар
Türkçe: Batağan
українська: Пірникозові
Tiếng Việt: Họ Chim lặn
文言: 鸊鷉
Winaray: Podicipedidae
粵語: 鷿鷈
Zeêuws: Futen
中文: 鷿鷈科
Lingua Franca Nova: Podisipediformo