(syn. Podiceps Ϯ Black-necked Grebe P. nigricollis) Gr. ους ous, ωτος ōtos  ear; δυτης dutēs  diver  < δυω duō  to dive; "4. *Colymbus BRISS.   a. *Otodytes Rchb.  Ic. Av. t. 11. ic. 71-73, 69-70  t. 111. ic. 1074-75" (Reichenbach 1852).

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Jobling, J. A. (2019). Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology. In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.) (2019). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from www.hbw.com on 23 January 2019).