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Podiceps nigricollis 001.jpg
Black-necked Grebe (Podiceps nigricollis nigricollis), in non-breedin plumage
Scienteefic clessification
Kinrick: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Cless: Aves
Infracless: Neognathae
(unranked): Mirandornithes
Order: Podicipediformes
Fürbringer, 1888
Faimily: Podicipedidae
Bonaparte, 1831

A grebe /ˈɡrb/ is a member o the Podicipediformes order, a widely distributit order o freshwatter divin birds, some o which veesit the sea when migratin an in winter. This order contains anly a single family, the Podicipedidae, containin 22 species in 6 extant genera.