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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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Aves > Gruiformes > Rallidae > Gallinula

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Anonymous. 2023. Gallinula chloropus (Linnaeus, 1758) – Common Moorhen. Satose, V., A. Bayani, V. Ramachandran, P. Roy, and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Birds of India, v. 2.17. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
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