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WEC 270: Florida's Introduced Birds: Purple Swamphen (Porphyrio porphyrio)

Figure 1. Purple Swamphens (Porphyrio porphyrio) are larger than native Purple Gallinules and can easily be identified by their solid red beaks and frontal shields, and by their reddish legs. Credit: J. M. Garg, Wikimedia Project, 2009