Eurasian Coot
Lobed Feet
Murray Mallee Region
Purple Swamphen
Wading
 
    
Dusky Moorhen (Gallinula tenebrosa)Class: Animal (Animalia) - Chordate (Chordata) - Bird (Aves)
Order: Crane (Gruiformes)
Family: Rails (Rallidae)
Species: Dusky Moorhen (Gallinula tenebrosa)

General Species Information:
Found in the Murray Mallee & Adelaide Hills

Copyright © 2010- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 13-Mar-2010
This species is classed as EN (Endangered) in the Murray Mallee, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)