Horned Grebe

Podiceps auritus

ML61235


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William W. H. Gunn
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3.0 km E of #10hy, About 2dm S Of #4. Minnedosa
Manitoba, Canada
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Age and Sex
Adult Female – 1
Adult Male – 1
Sounds
Behaviors
Breeding
Courtship, Display, or Copulation
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Unspecified

Comments

NOTES: a pair on a pothole. Male on water, female on a possible nest outcrop of vegetation. Copulation sequence; male swims toward female giving high-pitched notes, female responds with lower, triad notes, male emerges and mounts female, giving loudest sequence then jumps off with a splash into water. Both birds preen.HPF@120hz. LNS. Other Behaviors: Copulate. Habitat: Lake, Pond.

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Archival Information

Cataloged
26 Aug 1999 by Martha Fischer
Digitized
16 Aug 2000 by Lauren A. Serafin
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