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Alternative Name: Slavonian Grebe
Two subspecies are recognized:
Lakes, ponds and slow-flowing rivers.
It builds a nest of vegetation in shallow water. 3-5 eggs are laid incubated mainly by the female for 22-25 days.
Diet includes aquatic insects and their larvae, small fish and crustaceans taken in 30-35 second dives.
Variety of calls when breeding including a long trill.
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