Gallinula chloropus


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Related to Gallinula chloropus: moorhen, Common Moorhen, Common gallinule
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Noun1.Gallinula chloropus - black gallinule that inhabits ponds and lakesGallinula chloropus - black gallinule that inhabits ponds and lakes
gallinule, swamphen, water hen, marsh hen - any of various small aquatic birds of the genus Gallinula distinguished from rails by a frontal shield and a resemblance to domestic hens
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A total of 14 species were inventoried during the study period: White-headed Duck, Garganey Anas querquedula, Eurasian Teal Anas crecca, Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula, Ferruginous Duck, Mallard Anas platyrhyncos, Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata, Gadwall Anas strepera, Eurasian Wigeon Anas penelope, Northern Pintail Anas acuta, and Common Pochard Aythya ferina (Anatidae); and Common Coot Fulica atra, Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus, and Purple Swamphen Porphyrio porphyrio (Rallidae).
Gallinula chloropus "polla de agua" es una de las especies mas abundantes, se ha visto varios centenares de individuos en el espejo de agua de la laguna; otra particularidad es que se le encuentra en la mayor parte de los habitats existentes en Villa.
Some of the bird species found in cluster one include Eurasian Bittern (Botaurus stellaris), Cattle Egret (Bubulcus ibis), Moorhen (Gallinula chloropus), Little Tern (Sternula albifrons), Water Pipit (Anthus spinoletta), House Sparrow (Passer domesticus), Cormorant (Phalacrocorax carbo), and Sedge Warbler (Acrocephalus schoenobaenus).
Especies poco comunes registradas en la UNALM Nombre Cientifico Nombre Comun Anairetes reguloides Torito Garganta Negra Circus cinereus Gavilan de Campo Dolichonyx oryzivorus Chambergo Gallinula chloropus Polla de Agua Molothrus oryzivorus Tordo Gigante Pardirallus sanguinolentus Gallineta comun Phalacrocorax brasilianus Cushuri Phalcoboenus megalopterus Chinalinda Saltator striatipectus Saltator Rayado Tabla 4.
It was probing for food in the mud with its long decurved bill in the company of the endemic Philippine Duck Anas luzonica and Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus.
The species used as reference to evaluate andcorrect the incidence of positive phases are:blackbird (Turdus fuscater), red beak moorhen(Gallinula chloropus), shiny cowbird (Molothrus bonariensis), rufous-collared sparrow (Zonotrichia capensis), and yellow beak moorhen (Fulica americana).
Aporte al conocimiento de la biologia alimentaria de la pollona negra Gallinula chloropus en el Parana Medio, Argentina.
1) species which are not popular quarries including moorhen Gallinula chloropus, skylark Alauda arvensis and starling Sturnus vulgaris, and thus hunting disturbance is unlikely to cause any impact on the populations;
Durante este estudio se escogieron aleatoriamente 100 aves silvestres correspondientes a 11 familias (Psittacidae, Ramphastidae, Ophistocomidae, Cracidae, Anatidae, Icteridae, Alaudidae, Burhinidae, Phoenicopteridae, Anhimidae y Rallidae) y 16 especies (Ara ararauna, Ara macao, Amazona spp, Amazona ochrocephala, Ramphastos toco, Aulacorhynchus prasinus, Ramphastos tucanus, Ophistocomus hoazin, Crax Alberti, Anas discors, Agelaius icterocephalus, Alauda arvensis, Burhinus bistriatus, Phoenicopterus ruber roseus, Chauna chavarria, Gallinula chloropus), a las cuales se les tomo muestras correspondientes a 4 gramos de materia fecal [22].