[CT Birds] Is this an Eared Grebe -- Horned, right?

Nick Bonomo nbonomo at gmail.com
Sun Apr 14 14:55:55 EDT 2013


Correct, this is a fine photo of a breeding plumaged Horned Grebe.

Nick Bonomo
Wallingford, CT
www.shorebirder.com


On Sun, Apr 14, 2013 at 2:50 PM, Arthur Shippee <ashippee at snet.net> wrote:

> Horned Grebe, right?  Solid yellow, not wispy, and especially the rufous
> neck, not black.  (Can you see gray scaling on the back, not all dark?)
>
> On Apr 14, 2013, at 2:40 PM, "Edward Dettore" <ctbirding at mail.com> wrote:
>
> > April 14th, 1050 a.m., near McCook Point Park in Niantic Bay, 1 EARED
> GREBE (someone please confirm). Picture at link below.
> >
> http://www.flickr.com/photos/41987180@N02/8648531727/in/photostream/lightbox/
> >
> > Ed Dettore
> > East Hartford, CT
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