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Record details

BirdPix:   135523
Province:   KwaZulu-Natal
Country:   South Africa
Locus:   2832AD
Observer:   Robinson DM
Date of record:   2020-10-17
Number of photos:   1
Notes:  
Last updated:   2022-03-11 14:29:26
Sp. code:   208
Species name:   Porphyrio madagascariensis
Common name:   African Purple (Purple) Swamphen (Gallinule) -- Grootkoningriethaan
Family:   Rallidae
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:   African Purple Swamphen
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Record URL:   https://vmus.adu.org.za/?vm=BirdPix-135523
Links:   • Locus: Summary | Records       • Species: Records | Distribution map
VM-number: 135523 - photo: 1

Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Colin Summersgill
Comment:   With Greater Flamingo
Date:   2020-10-23 13:25:13
Species name:   Porphyrio madagascariensis -- African Purple (Purple) Swamphen (Gallinule); Grootkoningriethaan
Species code:   208

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