Arctic Loon

Arctic Loon

Summary:

Literature Arctic Loon
[order] Gaviiformes |

Arctic Loon determination[order] Gaviiformes | [family] Gaviidae | [latin] Gavia arctica | [UK] Arctic Loon | [FR] Plongeon arctique | [DE] Prachttaucher | [ES] Colimbo Ártico | [IT] Strolaga mezzana | [NL] Parelduiker


Literature

Title
The impact of water level fluctuation on the breeding success of the Black-throated Diver Gavia arctica in South-west Sweden
Author(s): M. Hake, T. Dahlgren, M. Åhlund, P. Lindberg & M. O. G. Eriksson
Abstract: We evaluated the impact of water level fluctuation on the breeding success of the Blackthroated Diver in South-west Sweden by using results from a one-year study of 43 lakes (49 pairs) in 1996 and surveys of a population of 16-22 pairs at the lake sy..[more]..
Source: Ornis Fennica 82:1-12. 2005
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Title
Mercury exposure to Red-throated Divers [Gavia stellata] and Black-throated Divers [Gavia arctica] in Sweden
Author(s): Mats O. G. Eriksson
Abstract: We investigated concentration of mercury in eggs of Redthroated Diver [Gavia stellata] and Black-throated Diver [Gavia arctica] collected in South and Central Sweden, 1981-1997. In South Sweden (Sydsvenska Höglandet), mean concentration in Red-throat..[more]..
Source: ORNIS SVECICA 15: 1-12, 2005
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Title
THE STATUS OF THE BLACK-THROATED LOON (GAVIA ARCTICA) AS A NORTH AMERICAN BIRD.
Author(s): F. SEYMOUR HERSEY
Abstract: In collecting and tabulating data for use in the distributional portion of Mr. A. C. Bent’s work on the Life-Histories of North American Birds, the published material on the Black-throated Loon was found to be unsatisfactory..[more]..
Source: The AUK, 34, 1917
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All of Gaviidae

  1. Arctic Loon
  2. Gavia arctica
  1. Loon
  2. Gavia immer
  1. Red-throated Loon
  2. Gavia stellata
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