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American Coot

Fulica americana

Description:

Medium-sized, chicken-like swimming bird, dark gray to black overall, short, white bill and undertail coverts. Toes are lobed, not webbed. Upper edge of frontal shield is red, but usually only visible at close range. Swift direct flight with rapid wing beats, feet protrude past tail.

Habitat:

Wetlands

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6 Comments

Liam
Liam 7 years ago

Thanks Antonio.

beautifull series Liam,congrats and thanks for sharing

Liam
Liam 8 years ago

Thanks, friends. :)

EdenBenson
EdenBenson 8 years ago

nice pics :-)

ceherzog
ceherzog 8 years ago

The walking on water thing is so much fun to watch!

Stian Waaler
Stian Waaler 8 years ago

Fantastic photos Liam!

Liam
Spotted by
Liam

Augusta, Georgia, USA

Spotted on Dec 11, 2011
Submitted on Dec 12, 2011

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