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Species profile—Tachybaptus novaehollandiae (Australasian grebe)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Aves (birds) → Podicipedidae (Grebes) → Tachybaptus novaehollandiae (Australasian grebe)

Photo of Tachybaptus novaehollandiae (Australasian grebe) - Jones, K.,Ken Jones,2014
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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Aves (birds)
Family
Podicipedidae (Grebes)
Scientific name
Tachybaptus novaehollandiae (Stephens, 1826)
Common name
Australasian grebe
WildNet taxon ID
1249
Alternate name(s)
little grebe
black-throated grebe
black-throated dabchick
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
Back on Track (BoT) status
Low
Conservation significant
No
Wetland status
Wetland Indicator Species
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil
Species environment
Aquatic & Terrestrial

Other resources

Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums (OZCAM)
Atlas of Living Australia

Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0
https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=getspeciesbyid&taxonid=1249

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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