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
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RangeCw. South America;
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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