Heads up: this taxon concept is inactive. It has been replaced by Gallinula chloropus. View taxonomic changes

Classification
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All Names

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

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Recent observations

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Observer

mathiasdhaen

Date

August 6, 2014

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Observer

mathiasdhaen

Date

August 4, 2014

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No photos or sounds

What

Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus [inactive]

Observer

tewksjj

Date

April 12, 2013 07:49 AM CEST

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What

Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus [inactive]

Observer

salvatoredv

Date

March 16, 2013

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No photos or sounds

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!

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus [inactive]

Observer

ateah_alfakih

Date

August 26, 2012

Place

makkah (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus [inactive]

Observer

ronsavage

Date

October 7, 2012

Description

Only one seen in wetland area.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus [inactive]

Observer

milletman

Date

July 15, 2012

Description

Common Indian Moorhen

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What

Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus [inactive]

Observer

garyg

Date

August 4, 2012 05:49 PM WET

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No photos or sounds

What

Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus [inactive]

Observer

nils

Date

April 29, 2012

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No photos or sounds

What

Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus [inactive]

Observer

snake

Date

April 28, 2012

Description

found in quinta do lago

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No photos or sounds

What

Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus [inactive]

Observer

stepharris92

Date

January 8, 2012

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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.
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