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Australasian Grebe

Tachybaptus novaehollandiae (Stephens, 1826)

The Australasian Grebe (Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) is a small waterbird common on fresh water lakes and rivers in greater Australia, New Zealand and on nearby Pacific islands. At 25–27 cm (9.8–11 in) in length, it is one of the smallest members of the grebe family. (See also Little Grebe, Least Grebe.) Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Podicipediformes
Family:
  Podicipedidae
Genus:
  Tachybaptus

Scientific:
  Tachybaptus novaehollandiae

Citation:
  (Stephens, 1826)

Reference:
  Gen.Zool.[Shaw] 13 pt1 p.18

Protonym:
  Podiceps novae Hollandiae

Avibase ID:
  1ABF840F615A6DDA

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/1ABF840F

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 563257

Geographic range:

  • Tachybaptus novaehollandiae novaehollandiae (novaehollandiae): S New Guinea to Australia, Tasmania and New Zealand
  • Tachybaptus novaehollandiae novaehollandiae (timorensis): Timor (e Lesser Sundas)
  • Tachybaptus novaehollandiae leucosternos: Vanuatu and New Caledonia
  • Tachybaptus novaehollandiae rennellianus: Rennell (Solomon Islands)
  • Tachybaptus novaehollandiae javanicus: Java
  • Tachybaptus novaehollandiae fumosus: Sangihi I. and Talaud Islands (off ne Sulawesi)
  • Tachybaptus novaehollandiae incola: N New Guinea
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English:
Australasian Grebe
Czech:
potápka australská
German:
Australischer Zwergtaucher
Danish:
Sortstrubet Lappedykker
Spanish:
Zampullín Australiano
Finnish:
australianuikku
French:
Grèbe australasien
Icelandic:
Eyjagoði
Italian:
Tuffetto australasiatico
Japanese:
nodogurokaitsuburi
Japanese:
ノドグロカイツブリ
Dutch:
Australische Dodaars
Norwegian:
Australdvergdykker
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Australdvergdukkar
Polish:
perkozek australijski
Portuguese:
Mergulhão-da-australásia
Russian:
Австралийская поганка
Slovak:
potápka žltooká
Swedish:
australisk smådopping
Ukrainian:
Пірникоза австралійська
Chinese:
黑喉小䴙䴘


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Christidis and Boles (2008): Systematics and Taxonomy of Australian Birds:
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Grèbe australasien ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Grèbe australasien ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Australasian Dabchick ( Podiceps novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Australasian Dabchick ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
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eBird version 1.53:
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eBird version 1.54:
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eBird version 1.55:
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eBird version 2015:
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Australian Dabchick ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Australian Dabchick ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Australian Dabchick ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Oriental Bird Club:
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Tachybaptus novaehollandiae [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Poliocephalus ruficollis novaehollandiae [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Tachybaptus novaehollandiae [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Australasian Grebe ( Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Tachybaptus novaehollandiae [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Tachybaptus novaehollandiae [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Tachybaptus [ruficollis, tricolor or novaehollandiae] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Cabusset australià
Czech: Potápka australská
Danish: Sortstrubet Lappedykker
German: Australien-Zwergta, Australischer Zwergtaucher, AustralischerZwer, Neuhollandtaucher
English: Australasian Dabchick, Australasian Grebe, Australasian Little Grebe, Australian Dabchick, Australian Grebe, Australian Little Grebe, Black-throated Gre, Black-throated Lit, Eastern Little Grebe, Little Grebe
English (IOC): Australasian Grebe
Spanish: Zampullín Australiano
Spanish (Spain): Zampullín Australiano
Spanish (HBW): Australasian Grebe
Estonian: austraalia väikepütt
Finnish: Australianuikku
French: Grèbe australasien, Grèbe australien, Grèbe d'Australasie
Hungarian: vöröspofájú vöcsök
Indonesian: Titihan Australia
Icelandic: Eyjagoði
Italian: Tuffetto australasiatico, Tuffetto australiano
Japanese: nodogurokaitsuburi
Japanese: ノドグロカイツブリ
Scientific: Podiceps novae Hollandiae, Podiceps novaehollandiae, Poliocephalus ruficollis novaehollandiae, Tachybaptus novaehollandia, Tachybaptus novaehollandiae, Tachybaptus novaehollandiae novaehollandiae
Lithuanian: Australinis mažasis kragas
Dutch: Australische Dodaars
Norwegian Nynorsk: Australdvergdukkar
Norwegian: Australdvergdykker
Polish: perkozek australijski
Portuguese: Mergulhão-da-australásia
Portuguese (Portugal): Mergulhão-australasiático
Russian: Австралийская малая поганка, Австралийская Поганка
Slovak: potápka žltooká
Serbian: Australazijski mali gnjurac
Swedish: Australisk smådopping
Turkish: Avusturalya Küçük Batağanı
Ukrainian: Пірникоза австралійська
Chinese: 黑喉小䴙䴘, 黑喉小鸊鷉
Chinese (Traditional): 黑喉鸊鷈

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