Porphyrula


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Noun1.Porphyrula - American purple gallinulesPorphyrula - American purple gallinules    
bird genus - a genus of birds
family Rallidae, Rallidae - rails; crakes; gallinules; coots
American gallinule, Porphyrula martinica - American purple gallinule
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Inclusion of Porphyrula in Porphyrio follows Steadman (1988).
SB A 38 Colinus cristatus PS AV ARAMIDAE 39 Aramus guarauna AP V RALLIDAE 40 Aramides cajanea AQ,SB A 41 Laterallus albigularis (+) AP A 42 Porphyrula martinica (+) AP AV JACANIDAE 43 Jacana jacana (+) AP AV CHARADRIIDAE 44 Vanellus chilensis PS VA SCOLOPACIDAE 45 Tringa solitaria * AQ,AP V 46 T.