Purple Gallinule

Porphyrio martinicus

Summary 7

The Purple Gallinule (Porphyrio martinicus) is a "swamp hen" in the rail family Rallidae. Also known locally as the Yellow-legged Gallinule.

Distribution 8

occurs (regularly, as a native taxon) in multiple nations

Sources and Credits

  1. (c) barloventomagico, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND), http://www.flickr.com/photos/barloventomagico/1716678764/
  2. (c) Mark Rosenstein, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), http://farm3.staticflickr.com/2735/4095692277_d84c58c28d_o.jpg
  3. (c) gyrrlfalcon, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Jennifer Rycenga, http://www.inaturalist.org/photos/224651
  4. (c) gyrrlfalcon, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Jennifer Rycenga, http://www.inaturalist.org/photos/224652
  5. (c) joshanddani, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Josh and Dani, http://www.inaturalist.org/photos/256969
  6. (c) joshanddani, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Josh and Dani, http://www.inaturalist.org/photos/256970
  7. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Porphyrio_martinicus
  8. (c) NatureServe, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), http://eol.org/data_objects/28832106

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