Image Number: 5440264

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Descriptor:
Adult(s)
Description:
A species that is seen in water logged area and also around farms particularly in Monsoon season around Kerala. Now threatened because of frequent urbanization.
Image type:
Field

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Image location:
Thalassery, Kerala, India

Subject

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Gruiformes
Family: Rallidae
Genus: Porphyrio
Subject: Porphyrio porphyrio (Linnaeus, 1758)
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Image uploaded:
Wednesday, July 27, 2011
Image last updated:
Thursday, July 28, 2011