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Western Grebe

Aechmophorus occidentalis (Lawrence, 1858)

The Western Grebe (Aechmophorus occidentalis) is a species in the grebe family of water birds. Folk names include "dabchick", "swan grebe" and "swan-necked grebe". Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Podicipediformes
Family:
  Podicipedidae
Genus:
  Aechmophorus

Scientific:
  Aechmophorus occidentalis

Citation:
  (Lawrence, 1858)

Reference:
  Rep.Expl.Surv.RR.Pac. 9 p.liv,894

Protonym:
  Podiceps occidentalis

Avibase ID:
  C6E1197BE78E2E17

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/C6E1197B

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 174503

Geographic range:

  • Aechmophorus occidentalis occidentalis: W North America (se Alaska to n Mexico and Baja Calif.)
  • Aechmophorus occidentalis ephemeralis: Western Mexico
English:
Western Grebe
Czech:
potápka západní
German:
Renntaucher
Danish:
Vestlig Lappedykker
Spanish:
Achichilique Común
Finnish:
pitkäkaulauikku
French:
Grèbe élégant
Icelandic:
Tjarnagoði
Italian:
Svasso occidentale
Japanese:
kubinagakaitsuburi
Japanese:
クビナガカイツブリ
Dutch:
Zwanenhalsfuut
Norwegian:
Svanedykker
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Svanedukkar
Polish:
perkoz wielki
Portuguese:
Mergulhão-de-cara-preta
Russian:
Западноамериканская поганка
Slovak:
potápka ostrozobá
Swedish:
mörk svandopping
Ukrainian:
Пірникоза західна
Chinese:
北美䴙䴘


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
Western Grebe ( Aechmophorus occidentalis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
Western Grebe ( Aechmophorus occidentalis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 59th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 60th suppl.):
Western Grebe ( Aechmophorus occidentalis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Western Grebe ( Aechmophorus occidentalis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
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Birdlife checklist version 01:
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Birdlife checklist version 02:
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Birdlife checklist version 03:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Western Grebe ( Aechmophorus occidentalis) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Grèbe élégant ( Aechmophorus occidentalis) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Grèbe élégant ( Aechmophorus occidentalis) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Western Grebe ( Aechmophorus occidentalis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Western Grebe ( Aechmophorus occidentalis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Western Grebe ( Aechmophorus occidentalis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Western Grebe ( Aechmophorus occidentalis) [version 1]
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):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition:
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
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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):
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Clements, version 2015:
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Clements, version 2016:
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Clements, version 2017:
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Clements, version 2018:
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Clements, version 2019:
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eBird version 1.50:
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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:
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eBird version 2016:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Western Grebe ( Aechmophorus occidentalis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Western Grebe ( Aechmophorus occidentalis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Western Grebe ( Aechmophorus occidentalis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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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:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Western Grebe ( Aechmophorus occidentalis) [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Aechmophorus occidentalis occidentalis [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Western Grebe ( Aechmophorus occidentalis) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Western Grebe ( Aechmophorus occidentalis) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Western Grebe ( Aechmophorus occidentalis) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Aechmophorus occidentalis [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Aechmophorus occidentalis [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Aechmophorus [occidentalis or clarkii] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Catalan: Cabussó nord-americà comú
Czech: Potápka západní
Danish: Vestlig Lappedykker
German: Renntaucher, Renn-Taucher
English: Swan Grebe, Swan-necked Grebe, Western Grebe
English (IOC): Western Grebe
Spanish: Achichilique Común, Achichilique Occidental, achichilique pico-, Achichilique Pico Amarillo, achichilique pico-amarillo, Achichilique piquiamarillo
Spanish (Spain): Achichilique Común
Spanish (HBW): Western Grebe
Spanish (Mexico): achichilique pico amarillo, achichilique pico-amarillo, Achichilique piquiamarillo
Estonian: suurpütt
Finnish: Pitkäkaulauikku
French: Grand Grèbe américain, Grèbe de l'Ouest, Grèbe élégant
Croatian: Zapadni američki gnjurac
Hungarian: nyugati vöcsök
Icelandic: Tjarnagoði
Italian: Svasso cigno, Svasso occidentale
Japanese: amerikakaitsuburi, kubinagakaitsuburi
Japanese: アメリカカイツブリ, クビナガカイツブリ
Scientific: Aechmophorus occidentalis, Aechmophorus occidentalis occidentalis, Podiceps occidentalis
Lithuanian: Vakarinis Šiaurės Amerikos kragas
Latvian: slaidais dūkuris
Dutch: Zwanehalsfuut, Zwanenhalsfuut
Norwegian Nynorsk: Svanedukkar
Norwegian: Nordsvanedykker, Svanedykker
Polish: perkoz wielki
Portuguese: Mergulhão-de-cara-preta
Russian: Западная поганка, Западноамериканская поганка
Slovak: Potápka ostrozobá
Serbian: Zapadni američki gnjurac
Swedish: Mörk svandopping, Svartbrynad svandopping
Turkish: İnce Gagalı Batağan
Ukrainian: Пірникоза західна
Chinese: 北美䴙䴘, 北美鸊鷉
Chinese (Traditional): 西鸊鷈

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