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Record details

BirdPix:   19055
Province:   Western Cape
Country:   South Africa
Locus:   3322DC
Observer:   Kennedy D.
Date of record:   2015-04-22
Number of photos:   2
Notes:  
Last updated:   2020-12-03 11:24:41
Sp. code:   208
Species name:   Porphyrio madagascariensis
Common name:   African Purple (Purple) Swamphen (Gallinule) -- Grootkoningriethaan
Family:   Rallidae
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:   Purple Swamp-hen Porphyrio madagascariensis
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Record URL:   https://vmus.adu.org.za/?vm=BirdPix-19055
Links:   • Locus: Summary | Records       • Species: Records | Distribution map
VM-number: 19055 - photo: 1
VM-number: 19055 - photo: 2

Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Colin Summersgill
Comment:  
Date:   2015-08-03 07:53:10
Species name:   Porphyrio madagascariensis -- African Purple (Purple) Swamphen (Gallinule); Grootkoningriethaan
Species code:   208

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