genus Gallinula

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Noun1.genus Gallinula - gallinulesgenus Gallinula - gallinules        
bird genus - a genus of birds
family Rallidae, Rallidae - rails; crakes; gallinules; coots
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
Florida gallinule, Gallinula chloropus cachinnans - North American dark bluish-grey gallinule
Gallinula chloropus, moorhen - black gallinule that inhabits ponds and lakes