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HORNED GREBE

Podiceps auritus

Description:

Summer (breeding) plumage shown here is the same for both male and female. The tufts along the side of the face do resemble "horns" when ruffled. Folk names include Devil-Diver, Pink-Eyed Diver and Hell-Diver.

Habitat:

Spotted in the Shark River (along the Jersey Shore)

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1 Comment

MadGrady
MadGrady 6 years ago

Well those are some of the most terrifying eyes I have ever seen, lol

beachbum732
Spotted by
beachbum732

Neptune Township, New Jersey, USA

Spotted on Apr 15, 2014
Submitted on Apr 18, 2014

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