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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Gavia arctica Scientific name
Charadriiformes Order
Gaviidae Family
 58 to 77 cm. (Wingspan 100 to 130 cm) Length
Winters mainly coastal waters summer large lakes, locks. Range:- Breeds:- kazakhstan, Mongolia, Russia, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Turkmenistan,  USA. Migratory wintering Western & Southern Europe & Pacific coastal regions of Asia Habitat
Altitude
Range
 2 eggs incubated 28 days Males help. Clutch
Fish,  some insects, crustaceans and amphibians. Food  
Mate for life Habits
3846 - TSN: 174471 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status
Black-throated Loon Patrik Ĺberg Tivedens National Park, Västergötland Sweden XC107501 Song and territory call  
AKA:- Asturian: Calón Articu
Azerbaijani: Qaradöş qaqar
Belarusian: Чорнаваллёвы гагач
Bulgarian: Черногуш гмуркач
Breton: Ar splujer gouzoug du
Catalan: Agullat ŕrtic, Calŕbria agulla
Catalan (Balears): Calŕbria agulla
Valencian: Agullat ŕrtic
Czech: Potáplice severní
Welsh: Trochydd gwddfddu, Trochydd gyddfddu
Danish: Sortstrubet lom
German: Polartaucher, Prachttaucher
Greek: Λαμπροβούτι, Λαμπροβούττι
Greek (Cypriot): Λαμπροβούττι
English: Arctic Diver, Arctic Loon, Black-throated Diver, Black-throated Diver/Arctic Loon, Black-throated Loon, Green-throated Loo
Esperanto: Arkta kolimbo
Spanish: Colimbo arctico, Colimbo artico, Colimbo Ártico
Spanish (Mexico): colimbo pacífico
Estonian: Järvekaur
Basque: Aliota arktikoa, Calŕbria agulla
Finnish: Kuikka
Faroese: Řssvartur lómur
French: Huart arctique, Plongeon ŕ gorge noire, Plongeon arctique, Plongeon lumme
Frisian: Bűnte Seedűker
Irish: Lóma Artach
Gaelic: Learg, Learga Dhubh
Galician: Calŕbria agulla, Mobella árctica
Manx: Lhargey, Thummeyder staghyllagh
Hebrew: צוללן שחור גרון, צוללן שחור־גרון, צוללן שחור-גרון
Croatian: Crnogrli Plijenor, Srednji plijenor
Hungarian: Sarki búvár
Armenian: [Sevakhatzi Suzahav ], Սևախածի Սուզահավ
Icelandic: Glitbrúsi
Italian: Strolaga mezzana
Japanese: Oh-hamu, oohamu, Ouhamu
Japanese: オオハム
Georgian: შავყელა (შავჩიჩახვა) ღორიხვა, შავყელა ღორიხვა, შავჩიჩახვა ღორიხვა
Khakas: Хырхара
Kazakh: Қызылжемсаулы гагара
Korean: 큰회색머리아비
Cornish: Sedhor conna du
Latin: Gavia arctica, Gavia arctica arctica, Gavia arcticus, Urinator arcticus
Lithuanian: Juodakaklis naras, Klaugas, Narūnas
Latvian: Melnkakla gārgale
Macedonian: Белец, Лола, Северен морски нуркач
Mongolian: Хар омруут ахууна, Хилэн омруут ахууна
Dutch: Parelduiker
Norwegian: Storlom, Svartstrupet lom
Polish: nur czarnoszyi
Portuguese: mobelha ártica, Mobelha-árctica, Mobęlha-árctica, Mobelha-ártica, Mobelha-de-garganta-preta
Romansh: Sfunsella polara
Russian: Chernozobaya Gagara, Гагара чернозобая, полосатая гагара, Чернозобая гагара
Scots: Learg
Northern Sami: Dovtta
Slovak: Potáplica severská, Potáplica stredná
Slovenian: polarni slapnik
Albanian: Nori gushëzi
Serbian: Morski gnjurac, morski gnjurac srednji, Морски гнјурац, Морски гњурац
Swedish: Storlom
Turkish: kara gerdanli dalgic, Kara Gerdanlı Dalgıç, kara gerdanly dalgyç, Karagerdanlı dalgıç, Kara-gerdanlı Dalgıç
Tuvinian: Кара боостаалыг онгук, Унгук
Ukrainian: Гагара чорношия , Чорновола гагара, Чорношия гагара
Chinese: [hei-hou qian-niao], [lu-hou qian-niao], 太平洋潜鸟, 绿喉潜鸟, 黑喉潛鳥, 黑喉潜鸟
Chinese (Taiwan): [hei-hou qian-niao], 黑喉潛鳥

Range:-

Sub-species

Gavia arctica
Gavia arctica
Gavia arctica
Gavia arctica arcitica
Gavia arctica arctica
Gavia arctica arctica
Gavia arctica pacifica
Gavia arctica suschkini
Gavia arctica viridigularis
Gavia arctica viridigularist
Gavia arctica/pacifica
 

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