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Porphyrio porphyrio

Purple Swamphen at Illaroo, NSW

Porphyrio porphyrio at Illaroo, NSW - 22 Feb 2019
Porphyrio porphyrio at Illaroo, NSW - 22 Feb 2019
Porphyrio porphyrio at Illaroo, NSW - 22 Feb 2019
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Identification history

Porphyrio porphyrio 23 Feb 2019 Marg
Porphyrio porphyrio 23 Feb 2019 MikeLeggett

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Author's notes

Seen with four adolescent chicks by the road

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • 22 Feb 2019 09:50 AM Recorded on
  • MikeLeggett Recorded by

Additional information

  • True Nesting site

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  • Nearby sighting(s) of same species
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