little grebe

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Synonyms for little grebe

small European grebe

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It is noted that during the period of wintering, the ducks mallard cohabit with other aquatic species such as the Gadwall (Anas strepera) birds, the Eurasian Coot (Fulica atra), the Great Cormorant (Phalacrocorax carbo), the Eurasian Teal (Anas crecca), the Common Moorhen (Gallinula chloropus), the Great Crested Grebe (Podiceps cristatus) and the Little Grebe (Tachybaptus ruficollis).
Luscinia svecica, Lymnocryptes minimus, Melanocorypha bimaculata, Melanocorypha calandra, Monticola saxatilis, Monticola solitarius, Motacilla citreola, Muscicapa striata, Netta rufina, Numenius arquata, Parus lugubris, Pernis apivorus, Phylloscopus collybita, Porzana parva, Porzana porzana, Porzana pusilla, Philomachus pugnax, Prunella collaris, Prunella modularis, Pyrrhula pyrrhula, Recurvirostra avosetta, Sterna albifrons, Streptopelia senegalensis, Serinus pusillus, Sylvia atricapilla, Sylvia hortensis, Tachybaptus ruficollis, Tichodroma muraria, Trochiloides nitidus, Tyto alba, and Vanellus spinosus.
Some resident bird species such as Little Grebe (Tachybaptus ruficollis) and Grey Heron (Ardea cinerea) have to disperse to small lakes that are close to human habitats around Poyang Lake and these movements increase the risk of H5N1 transmission to poultry and human beings.
Common Moorhen (Gallinula chloropus), Little Grebe (Tachybaptus ruficollis) and Eurasian Collared Dove (Streptopelia decaocto) showed the highest occurrence whereas Cormorant (Phalacrocorax carbo), Common Shelduck (Tadorna tadorna) and White Stork (Ciconia ciconia) occurred less frequently.