Saturday 29 July 2017
Labels: Albufera Marsh, Aves de España, Balearic Islands, Birds of Europe, Birds of Spain, Coot, España, Fulica cristata, Majorca, Mallorca, Red-knobbed Coot, Spain
Monday 3 April 2017
Friday 10 February 2017
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The Eurasian Coot (Fulica atra) is a member of the rail and crake family Rallidae which is in the genus Fulica. It occurs in Eurasia, northern Africa and Australia. It has recently expanded its range into New Zealand. In the milder parts of its range, it is sedentary but in the northern more colder region, it migrates further south and west for the winter.
Labels: Albufera Marsh, Aves de España, Balearic Islands, Birds of Europe, Birds of Spain, Common Coot, Coot, España, Eurasian Coot, Fulica atra, Majorca, Mallorca, Spain