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Common Gallinule - juvenile

Gallinula galeata


Juveniles lack the red bills that the adults have. They can be easily separated from coots by the white line located along the bottom of the wings while closed.




I love how you can see the bird's reflection in the water.

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Spotted on Nov 14, 2015
Submitted on Nov 16, 2015

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