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Small to medium sized diving birds.
Lobed feet with each toe having a hinged flap on either side.
Short, inconspicuous tail give them a 'tailess' look.


In Stanley Park
Aechmophorus occidentalis Aechmophorus occidentalis
Grebe, Western

 
Podiceps auritus Podiceps auritus
Grebe, Horned

 
Podiceps grisegena Podiceps grisegena
Grebe, Red-necked

Podilymbus podiceps Podilymbus podiceps
Grebe, Pied-billed

 
 
 
 
 



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