Taxon profile


Podicipedidae Bonaparte, 1831

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Podicipediformes - grebes

Scientific synonyms

Colymbidae Reichenow, A., 1889
Podicepinae Bonaparte, C.L., 1831
Podilymbinae Coues, E., 1862

Included taxa

Number of records: 9

genus Aechmophorus Coues, 1862
genus Podiceps Latham, 1787 - grebe
genus Podilymbus Lesson, 1831
genus Poliocephalus Selby, 1840
genus Rollandia Bonaparte, 1856
genus Tachybaptus Reichenbach, 1853 - grebe

Fossil taxa

genus Miobaptus Švec P., 1984
genus Pliolymbus Murray, 1967
genus Thiornis Navás, 1922

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [101564]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Podicipedidae Bonaparte, 1831]
Data retrieved on: 30 November 2019
EN Australian Faunal Directory [0c9c2299-1b46-476c-b875-8063368cb3a3]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Podicipedidae Bonaparte, 1831]
Data retrieved on: 6 February 2015
EN Gill F., Donsker D. & Rasmussen P. (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Podicipedidae]
Data retrieved on: 3 December 2021
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Podicipedidae Bonaparte, 1831]
ES Lilleleht V. , Lõhmus A. (1997): Scientific, Estonian and English names of birds of Europe [as Podicipedidae]
Data retrieved on: 11 July 2010

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