Κηλιδοβούτι - Gavia Stellata - Red-throated Diver
 

Off Cley, Norfolk, UK 20.9.2010. - photo by and A&M - Winter plumage
 

Off Minsmere UK - 17.1.2012 - Winter plumage
 

Off Minsmere UK -17.1.2012 - Winter plumage
 

Status: Rare Vagrant
Identification: Winter - back marked with white spots and dark above waterline.
Summer - Grey head and dark red throat. Bill often pointed upwards. Winters along coasts.
Voice: Usually silent in winter
Food: Dives for fish and other aquatic animals
Size: Length 50-60cm. Wingspan 1.06-1.16m
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