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Coot or moorhen?

Observed: 4th November 2011 By: holmanholman’s reputation in Birds
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Sarah West's picture

Moorhen because it has got

Moorhen because it has got "More" colour on it than a coot :o)

Sarah West
www.OPALexplorenature.org
OPAL Community Scientist
Yorkshire and Humber

jja28's picture

Moorhen because...

Moorhen because there's an 'r' for the red beak in the middle of the word - that's how I remember.

Jerry

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moorhen

brilliant comments on how to remember, thanks.