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Australasian Swamphen

Porphyrio melanotus

ML201738001

IBC1213956

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Nicholas Talbot
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Banora Green (-28.2165, 153.534)
Tweed, New South Wales, Australia
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Latitude and Longitude -28.2165, 153.534 Map

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A bird on a fallen tree in a wetland. It dips its beak in the water before preening, calling several times then defecating.....and flying away. Elevation: 5 m. Date added to IBC: June 23, 2016.

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IBC scientific name: Porphyrio porphyrio melanotus.

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