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 Translation for 'western grebe' from English to Norwegian
NOUN   a western grebe | western grebes
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svanedykker {m} [Aechmophorus occidentalis]
western grebe
Partial Matches
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spydnebbdykker {m} [Podiceps major]
great grebe
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australdvergdykker {m} [Tachybaptus novaehollandiae]
Australasian grebe
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sølvdykker {m} [Podiceps occipitalis]
silvery grebe
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dvergdykker {m} [Tachybaptus ruficollis]
little grebe
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toppdykker {m} [Podiceps cristatus]
great crested grebe
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svarthalsdykker {m} [Podiceps nigricollis]
black-necked grebe
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gråstrupedykker {m} [Podiceps grisegena]
red-necked grebe
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gulnebbdykker {m} [Aechmophorus clarkii]
Clark's grebe
vestlig {adj}western
vestre {adj}western
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blåsultanhøne {m/f} [Porphyrio porphyrio]
western swamphen
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(vestlig) honningbie {m/f} [Apis mellifera, Syn.: Apis mellifica]
(Western) honeybee
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kjempelerk {m} [Larix occidentalis]
western larch
vesteuropeisk {adj}Western European
sydvestlig {adj}south-western
sørvestlig {adj}south-western
nordvestlig {adj}north-western
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punersanger {m} [Curruca hortensis, syn.: Sylvia hortensis]
western Orphean warbler
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maurersanger {m} [Iduna opaca, syn.: Hippolais opaca]
western olivaceous warbler
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vannrikse {m/f} [Rallus aquaticus]
(western) water rail
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Usage Examples English
  • The western grebe ("Aechmophorus occidentalis") is a species in the grebe family of water birds. Folk names include "dabchick", "swan grebe" and "swan-necked grebe".
  • Of the listed species, the horned, eared and western grebe are less commonly observed in summer.
  • Downy young of the western grebe display a uniform gray along the back, a white belly along with a dark patch on the forehead.
  • The park protects habitat for bird species including the western grebe and white-headed woodpecker.
  • Waterfowl such as Western grebe, Northern pintail, Great blue heron and Barrow’s goldeneye have stable populations and rare sightings of Trumpeter swans are reported.

  • Besides the piping plover, other birds important to the lake include the western grebe, eared grebe, and the black-crowned night heron.
  • Other birds such as the dark and light subspecies of the western grebe show enhanced prezygotic isolation.
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