Gallinula (Gallinula) tenebrosa tenebrosa Gould, 1846

Dusky Moorhen

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The Dusky Moorhen is a common waterbird in ponds and creeks. It is dark grey to black with a yellow-yipped red bill. source: OZ Animals

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Record a Sighting


Occurence records map



Biodiversity Heritage Library

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