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Great Crested Grebe

Podiceps cristatus


46-51cm - long white neck and dagger like bill. Males more colour and plumeage on the head than the female.


Large shallow inland lakes. Sometimes nests on slow flowing rivers.


Perform an elaborate courtship display. The first picture shows the male, the second the female then the third is the pair together.

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Eve Dosh
Spotted by
Eve Dosh

England, United Kingdom

Spotted on Jun 28, 2011
Submitted on Jul 15, 2011

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