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Common Moorhen

Gallinula chloropus

Description:

The moorhen has dark feathers with a patch of white under its tail and on its wings. They have yellow legs and a red beak with a yellow tip.

Habitat:

This one was winding its way around lily pads on the River Ouse at Ely, Cambridgeshire, UK.

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Janice Parr
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Janice Parr

East Cambridgeshire, England, United Kingdom

Spotted on Jun 7, 2011
Submitted on Jun 15, 2011

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