|Little Grebe ( Podiceps ruficollis )|
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| It is the smallest of grebes, big as a fist. Of a darker, very discreet grey - brown plumage on the top. In bridal plumage, throat and red neck.
|| In ground move very with difficulty.
|Habitat :|| Present in all Europe, on lakes, ponds, stream free of ice and rich in vegetation.|
|Food :|| Insect aquatic and larvas, vegetables, mollusks, small fishes.|
|Size :||9.85 inch (25-29 cm)
||Weight : 100-120 g
||Wing span : 15.76 inch (40-45 cm)