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Purple Swamphen

Porhyrio porphyrio
Freshwater and brackish wetlands, from marshes and lakes to ricefields
Uncommon resident. Very large, heavy bodied with purplish blue plumage, huge red legs and triangular red bill.
Romy Ocon, www.pbase.com/liquidstone