Common Moorhen

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The Common Moorhen lives around well-vegetated marshes, ponds, canals and other wetlands. The Moorhen is a distinctive species, with dark plumage apart from the white undertail, yellow legs and a red frontal shield. The young are browner and lack the red shield.


Common Moorhen, Nalsarovar Bird Sanctuary
Common Moorhen, ARAI Hills (Vetal Tekdi)

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