Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Grebes :: White-tufted Grebe

White-tufted Grebe Rollandia rolland

Described by: Quoy; Gaimard (1824)
Alternate common name(s): Rolland's Grebe, Chilean Grebe, Falkland Grebe
Old scientific name(s): Podiceps rolland


Lago Villarica, Chile - Nov, 2005 © Arthur Grosset  Torres del Paine National Park, Chile - Dec, 2005 © Arthur Grosset  Puerto Viejo, Peru - Jan, 2005 © R S Scanlon  Argentina - Nov, 2003 © Harold Stiver  Peru - 2004 © Chris Snyers 
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Wc. South America; Falkland Is.;
(1) C. Peru (Lake Junin).
(2) C. Peru (Ancash) s. through w. Bolivia (La Paz, Cochabamba, Santa Cruz, Oruro, Potosi, Tarija), Paraguay (Rio Paraguay), ex. se. Brazil (Rio Grande do Sul), Uruguay, Chile and Argentina (Catamarca) to Tierra del Fuego.
(3) Falkland Is.


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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