Definition of Podiceps nigricollis
1. Noun. Small grebe with yellow ear tufts and a black neck; found in Eurasia and southern Africa as well as western United States.
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Literary usage of Podiceps nigricollis
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1. Transactions of the Asiatic Society of Japan by Asiatic Society of Japan (1882)
"... which is of the same stout form. Specimens in the Tokio University and Education Museum, all with white throats. 17. Podiceps nigricollis, Brehm. ..."
2. The Ancient and Present State of the County and City of Cork.: Containing a by Charles Smith, Thomas Crofton Croker, Richard Caulfield (1893)
"Eared Grebe (Podiceps nigricollis). Rare and accidental visitor in winter, usually occurring on salt water. An immature specimen in Queen's College Museum ..."
3. An Introduction to the Birds of Great Britain by John Gould (1873)
"... immature and winter plumage ; inhabits Sweden, Lapland, and other countries to the northward of our islands. 359. Podiceps nigricollis Vol. V. Pl. XLI. ..."