Podilymbus podiceps Linnaeus 1758 (pied-billed grebe)

Aves - Podicipediformes - Podicipedidae

Alternative combination: Colymbus podiceps

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Belongs to Podilymbus according to J. F. Clements et al. 2017

See also Alvarez 1977, Emslie 1992, Guthrie 2010, Howard 1946, Jehl 1967, Kilmer and Steadman 2016, Linnaeus 1758, Parmalee 1992, Steadman and Mead 2010, Steadman et al. 2003 and Wetmore 1931

Sister taxon: Podilymbus magnus

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Mexico (3 collections), Peru (1), Puerto Rico (1), United States (29: Alabama, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Oregon, Texas, Virginia)

• Blancan of United States (4: Florida)

• Pliocene of United States (1: Florida)

Total: 39 collections each including a single occurrence

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