Fulica americana

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Related to Fulica americana: coot
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Noun1.Fulica americana - a coot found in North AmericaFulica americana - a coot found in North America  
coot - slate-black slow-flying birds somewhat resembling ducks
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3 Fulica americana -- -- -- -- -- -- Colaptes auratus -- -- -- 4.
Mallophagan vectors and the avian filarioids: new subspecies of Pelecitus fulicaeatrae (Nematoda: Filarioidea) in sympatric North American hosts, with development, epizootiology, and pathogenesis of the parasite in Fulica americana (Aves).
Fulica americana is the only valid species of this genus known from the Pleistocene of the continental United States.