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American Coot or Mud hen

Fulca americana


Very dark gray to black in color white bill. This bird has lobed feet which helps it run across the water before developing enough speed to fly.


ponds and marshes

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1 Comment

Desmond.E.S.O 5 years ago

I Think You Meant To Say Mud Hen, Instead Of Muden.

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Illinois, USA

Spotted on Mar 18, 2015
Submitted on Mar 27, 2015

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