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Duskey Moorhen

Dusky Moorhen
Photo: Courtesy of
 Naturalist Guide Damon Ramsey  

 

DUSKY MOORHEN: Gallinula tenebrosa

Identifying characteristics: Red frontal face shield, with yellow-tipped beak. Body is uniformly dark.

Call: is a piercing “krick, krick!”

Distribution: Fresh water in the eastern third of the continent and the south west corner.

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