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Alternate name
Tachybaptus dominicus Scientific name
Podicipediformes Order
Podicipedidae Family
24 cm Length
Bogs, marshes, swamps, fens, peatlands, freshwater lakes. Altitude 0 - 2600 m. Found in:- Caribbean & West Indes, North America, Central America & South America. Habitat-Altitude-Range
Clutch
Aquatic insects, small fish and crustaceans Food  
  Habits
3615 - TSN: 174508 World Number
Least concern Status

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Bahia

Czech: Potápka nejmenší
Danish: Dværglappedykker
German: Schwarzkopftaucher
English: American Dabchick, Least Dabchick, Least Grebe, Mexican Grebe, Santo Domingo Grebe, Short-billed Grebe, St. Domingo Grebe
Spanish: Macá chico, Macá gris, Macacito Gris, Tigua, Tígua, zambulidor menor, Zambullidor Chico, Zambullidor Enano, Zambullidor Menor, Zambullidorcito, Zampullín Enano, Zampullín Macacito, Zaramagullón Chico
Spanish (Argentine): Macá chico, Macá gris
Spanish (Bolivia): Macá chico
Spanish (Colombia): Zambullidor Chico
Spanish (Costa Rica): Zambullidor Enano
Spanish (Cuba): Zaramagullón Chico
Spanish (Dominican Rep.): Tigua, Tígua
Spanish (Honduras): zambulidor menor
Spanish (Mexico): zambulidor menor, zambullidor menor
Spanish (Nicaragua): Zampullín Enano
Spanish (Paraguay): Macacito gris
Spanish (Uruguay): Macá Gris, Macacito Gris
Spanish (Venezuela): Patico Zambullidor
Estonian: ameerika väikepütt
Finnish: Kääpiöuikku
French: Grèbe de Saint-Dom, Grèbe dominicain, Grèbe minime
Guarani: Myaka'i, Ype apa'i
Haitian Creole French: Ti Plonjon
Italian: minore, Svasso minore, Tuffetto di San Domingo, Tuffetto minuto
Japanese: himekaitsuburi
Japanese: ヒメカイツブリ
Latin: Colymbus dominicus, Pociceps dominicus, Podiceps dominicus, Tachybaptus dominicus
Dutch: Amerikaanse Dodaars, Dwergfuut
Norwegian: Pygmédykker
Polish: perkozek bialoskrzydly, perkozek białoskrzydły
Portuguese: Mergulhao-pequeno, mergulhão-pequeno, mergulhão-pompom, mergulhãozinho, peca-para, pica-parra
Portuguese (Brazil): Merguhão-pequeno, mergulhão-pequeno, mergulhão-pompom, mergulhãozinho, peca-para, pica-parra
Russian: Доминиканская поганка, Южноамериканская поганка
Slovak: potápka ciernohlavá, Potápka čiernohlavá
Swedish: Dvärgdopping
Chinese: 侏䴙䴘

Caribbean & West Indes:- Aruba, Bonaire, Bahamas, Bonaire, Cayman Islands, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Jamaica, Leeward Islands, Lesser Antilles, Netherlands Antilles, Puerto Rico, Turks and Caicos Islands, US Virgin Islands, Virgin Islands,

North America:- USA:- Arizona, California, Florida, Louisiana, Oklahoma, ,

Central America:- Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico:-  Baja California Sur, Durango, Chiapas, Guerrero, Puebla, ,Sonora, Rondônia, Tamaulipas, Veracruz, Yucatán  Peninsula, Panama, Nicaragua, ,

South America:- Argentina:- Argentine Region, Argentine Northwest, Gran Chaco, Mesopotamia, Isla Margarita, Bolivia, Brazil:- Acre, Amapá, Ceará, Center-West Brazil, Federal District, Goiás, Maranhão, Mato Grosso, Minas Gerais, Northeast Brazil, Rio de Janeiro, Rio Grande do Norte, , Roraima, São Paulo, South Brazil, Tocantins, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela.

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