Juvenile Common Moorhen


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Characteristics
Colouring Brown body, greenish yellow bill
Voice Loud throaty notes
Feeds on Seeds, fruit, shoots, snails, insects
Flight Low and fluttering
Nesting Semi-Floating
Social Small Flocks
Juvenile Common Moorhen
Juvenile Common Moorhen
Also Known As ..
Moorhen
Page Last Updated 4/29/2018 3:59:00 AM
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Juvenile
Status Secure
Order Gruiformes
Family Rallidae
Species Gallinula Chloropus
Category Coots
StdName Common Moorhen
Vital Statistics
Length 32 to 35 cms
Weight 250 to 420 gms
Wingspan 50 to 55 cms
Lifespan 1 to 15 years
Beak Length Short
Beak Width Medium
Beak Shape General
Tail Length Short
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region EUYEurope
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Region NAYNorth America
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Country USYUnited States
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Juvenile Common Moorhen (Species=Gallinula Chloropus / Standard Name=Common Moorhen)