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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPodiceps Latham, 1787 
AphiaID: 137056

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapoda (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAves (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodicipediformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPodicipedidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPodicipedidae
Sources  basis of record van der Land, J. (2001). Tetrapoda, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 375-376 (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodiceps auritus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodiceps cristatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodiceps gallardoi Rumboll, 1974
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodiceps grisegena (Boddaert, 1783)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodiceps major (Boddaert, 1783)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodiceps nigricollis Brehm, 1831
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodiceps occipitalis Garnot, 1826
Environment marine
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Small to large grebes. Straight, pointed bills, sometimes upturned. Ornamental plumage on neck or head during breeding season. Neck long and slender. Secondaries almost as long as primaries. Tarsus shorter than middle toe with claw, middle claw much shorter than outer. Naked patches on crown of young. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137056
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2005-03-29 08:12:19Z  changed  Claus, Simon
2005-03-29 13:12:34Z  changed  Claus, Simon
2006-09-27 07:06:07Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Podiceps Latham, 1787. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137056 on 2014-08-27
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