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American Coots

Fulca americana

Description:

Black body with a sturdy gray bill. Sexes look alike.

Habitat:

Lakes, reservoirs and ponds

Notes:

This bird is commonly called a Mudhen.

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TamLar
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TamLar

Hudson, Illinois, USA

Spotted on Mar 22, 2013
Submitted on Apr 16, 2013

Spotted for Mission

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