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Species profile—Gallinula tenebrosa (Rallidae)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Aves (birds) → Rallidae (Rails, Crakes, Swamphens and Coots) → Gallinula tenebrosa (dusky moorhen)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Aves (birds)
Family
Rallidae (Rails, Crakes, Swamphens and Coots)
Species
Gallinula tenebrosa (dusky moorhen)
Alternate name
waterhen
Taxonomy Author
Gould, 1846
Nature Conservation Act (NCA) status
Least concern
Back on Track (BoT) status
Low
Wetland status
Wetland Indicator Species
Endemicity
Native
Other resources
Atlas of Living Australia

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Licence
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
20 October 2014
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