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  • Scientific Names
    • Gallinula chloropus
  • Spanish
    • Gallineta frente roja
  • French
    • gallinule poule-d'eau
  • Hawaiian
    • ‘Alae ‘ula
  • English
    • Common Gallinule
    • Common Moorhen
    • sedge peter

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Recent observations

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What

Common Gallinule (Gallinula chloropus) Gallinula chloropus [inactive]

Observer

tewksjj

Date

April 12, 2013 07:49 AM CEST

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What

Common Gallinule Gallinula chloropus [inactive]

Observer

salvatoredv

Date

March 16, 2013

Place

Leonabelle Turnbull birding Center (Google, OSM)

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What

Common Gallinule Gallinula chloropus [inactive]

Observer

sallyg

Date

February 14, 2013

Description

Moorhen!

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What

Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus [inactive]

Observer

cgcbosque

Date

July 18, 2009

Place

RGNCSP-OP (Google, OSM)

Description

May have seen a common (young) moorhen on the 2nd island out, observation pond -- skulking!

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What

Common Gallinule Gallinula chloropus [inactive]

Observer

eteu

Date

August 26, 2012

Place

makkah (Google, OSM)

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What

Common Gallinule (Gallinula chloropus) Gallinula chloropus [inactive]

Observer

bob-dodge

Date

November 5, 2012

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus [inactive]

Observer

ronsavage

Date

October 7, 2012

Description

Only one seen in wetland area.

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What

Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus [inactive]

Observer

fosilete

Date

September 16, 2012 12:22 PM WEST

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No photos or sounds

Observer

milletman

Date

July 15, 2012

Description

Common Indian Moorhen

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Observer

garyg

Date

August 4, 2012 05:49 PM WET

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What

Common Gallinule (Gallinula chloropus) Gallinula chloropus [inactive]

Observer

nils

Date

April 29, 2012

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What

Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus [inactive]

Observer

snake

Date

April 28, 2012

Description

found in quinta do lago

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Description from Wikipedia

The Common Moorhen (Gallinula chloropus) (also known as the "swamp chicken") is bird species in the Rallidae family. It is distributed across many parts of the Old World.

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Conservation Summary

    Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.