Colymbus arcticus.

Colymbus arcticus.

Colymbus arcticus Linn.. Syst. Nat., 10th ed., I, p. 135 (1758).

Type-locality: Sweden.

The typical form has a darker hind-neck and nape and smaller white spots on the upper parts than the Eastern bird. It is also much smaller with a very small bill.

BookTitle: 
The Fauna Of British India, Including Ceylon And Burma-birds(second Edition)
Reference: 
Baker, EC S (1922–1930) The fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. Second edition. vol.6 1929.
Title in Book: 
Colymbus arcticus.
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
Year: 
1929
Page No: 
485
M_ID: 
1656
M_CN: 
Black-throated Loon
M_SN: 
Gavia arctica
Volume: 
Vol. 6
Term name: 
id: 
5319

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