All photographs copyright (2003-2013) by Kris H. Light

<strong>Common Moorhen</strong> - males
<em>Gallinula chloropus</em>
Wakulla Springs State Park, FL
Dec. 20, 2009

I was thrilled to finally see these birds close enough to get a good look at them! The males have a very bright red beak that looks ...
Common Moorhen - males
Gallinula chloropus
Wakulla Springs State Park, FL
Dec. 20, 2009

I was thrilled to finally see these birds close enough to get a good look at them! The males have a very bright red beak that looks as though it is made of plastic. Moorhens are plant eaters.

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