Junin Grebe Podiceps taczanowskii


Chamorro, A.; Aucca, C. 2017. Final report strategic conservation plan for the Junin Grebe (Podiceps taczanowskii) at Lake Junin, Peru. ECOAN.

Dinesen, L.; Chamorro, A.; Fjeldsa, J.; Aucca, C. 2019. Long-term declines in waterbirds abundance at Lake Juníi, Andean Peru. Bird Conservation International 29(1): 83-99.

ECOAN. 2016. Strategic conservation plan for the Junin grebe at Lake Junin. Peru - Project MBZ 16251279. Available at: (Accessed: 22nd January 2018).

Engblom, G. 2016. Nest success of Critically Threatened Junin Grebe. Available at: (Accessed: 22nd January 2018).

Engblom, G. 2016. The Junin Grebe may go extinct and we did not even notice. Available at: (Accessed: 22nd January 2018).

Hirschfeld, E. 2008. Rare Birds Yearbook 2009: the world's 190 most threatened birds. MagDig Media Ltd., Shrewsbury, UK.

IUCN. 2019. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2019-3. Available at: (Accessed: 10 December 2019).

Morrison, A. 1939. Notes on the birds of Lake Junín, Central Peru. Ibis: 643-653.

O'Donnell, C.; Fjeldsa, J. 1997. Grebes: A global action plan for their conservation.

Valqui, T. 1994. The extinction of the Junín Flightless Grebe? Cotinga: 42-44.

Further resources

Detailed species account from the Threatened birds of the Americas: the BirdLife International Red Data Book (BirdLife International 1992). Please note, taxonomic treatment and IUCN Red List category may have changed since publication.

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Recuento detallado de la especie tomado del libro Aves Amenazadas de las Americas, Libro Rojo de BirdLife International (BirdLife International 1992). Nota: la taxonomoía y la categoría de la Lista Roja de la UICN pudo haber cambiado desde esta publicación.

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Species factsheet: Podiceps taczanowskii. Downloaded from on 12/07/2020. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2020) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 12/07/2020.