Dutch Caribbean Species Register

Overview of the biodiversity of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten

Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus

Classification

Rallidae [family]
Gallinula [genus] (2)
chloropus [species]

Classification

Rallidae [family]
Gallinula [genus] (2)
chloropus [species]

Presence

Recorded on
  • Saba
  • Sint Eustatius
  • Sint Maarten
  • Presence status
  • Indigenous (1) - Saba
  • Indigenous (1) - Sint Eustatius
  • Indigenous (1) - Sint Maarten
  • Distribution description Worldwide.
    Notes on presence status Records of Gallinula chloropus could be misidentifications of Gallinula galeata ssp.

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