Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Grebes :: Short-winged Grebe

Short-winged Grebe Rollandia microptera

Described by: Gould (1868)
Alternate common name(s): Titicaca Grebe, Flightless Grebe, Titicaca Flightless Grebe
Old scientific name(s): Rollandia micropterum, Centropelma micropterum, Podiceps micropterum


Puno, Peru - Jun 21, 2008 © Jean-Michel Fenerole  Puno, Peru - Jun 21, 2008 © Jean-Michel Fenerole 
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Cw. South America;
Restricted range;
Titicaca Basin in the Andes: s. Peru (Puno) on Lake Titicaca, Lake Arapa, and Lake Umayo the connecting Desaquadero River and Lake Uru-Uru and Lake Poopo in w. Bolivia (La Paz, Oruro).


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


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