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Gallinula chloropus (Linnaeus, 1758) – Common Moorhen

Taxonomic Notes:

This is also known as the Eurasian Moorhen or Indian Moorhen.

Indian and global distribution:
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Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
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Aves > Gruiformes > Rallidae > Gallinula

Cite this page along with its URL as:
Anonymous. 2019. Gallinula chloropus (Linnaeus, 1758) – Common Moorhen. Birds of India Consortium (eds.). Birds of India, v. 1.90. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
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