|Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis
- Colour aberrant individual|
|Photographer :|| © Vikram Batra |
|Location :||Okhla Bird Sanctuary, Gautam Buddha Nagar District, Uttar Pradesh, India|
13 January 2018|
|English synonyms:||Dabchick, Little Dabchick, Common Dabchick, Common Grebe, Red-throated Grebe, Red-throated Little Grebe, Red-throated Dabchick, Tricoloured Grebe (tricolor, vulcanorum), Tricolored Grebe (tricolor, vulcanorum)|
|Bird Family :||Podicipedidae - Grebes |
|Bird Group :||CICONIIFORMES |
|Red Data Status :||Least Concern|
|Remarks :||The colour aberration involved is Brown. - Hein van Grouw
Grouw, Hein van (2006) Not every white bird is an albino: sense and nonsense about colour aberrations in birds. Dutch Birding 28: 79–89.
Grouw, Hein van (2013) What colour is that bird? The causes and recognition of common colour aberrations in birds. British Birds 106: 17-29.
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