Porphyrio porphyrio


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Related to Porphyrio porphyrio: Purple Swamphen
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Synonyms for Porphyrio porphyrio

purple gallinule of southern Europe

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Habitat variation in the social organization of a communal gallinule, the pukeko, Porphyrio porphyrio melanotus.
In a study of three social groups of Pukekos, Porphyrio porphyrio melanotus, no relationship was found between dominance status and reproduction.
Eastern marshy area of the lake which had served as a perfect retreat for Egretta garzetta (little egret), Ardea cinerea (grey heron), Ardea purpurea (purple heron), Gallinula chloropus (common moorhen) and Porphyrio porphyrio (purple moorhen) has now been completely dried.
Kallar Kahar Lake is on the brink of drying while its eastern side (Vantage point= N 32 46 383, E 72 42 887), approximately 100 hectares in area, has completely dried that had marshy area during February- March, 2009 and served as a perfect retreat for Egretta garzetta (little egret), Ardea cinerea (grey heron), Ardea purpurea (purple heron), Gallinula chloropus (common moorhen) and Porphyrio porphyrio (purple moorhen).
Porphyrio porphyrio (purple swamphen), Gallinula chloropus (common moorhen), Amaurornis phoenicurus (white breasted water-hen) and Himantopus himantopus (black-winged stilt).