Porphyrio porphyrio

Porphyrio porphyrio (Linnaeus, 1758)

Common Names

Purple Gallinule (English), Purple Swamphen (English), دجاجة الماء الارجوانية (Arabic), Poule sultane (French), Talève sultane (French), Purpurhuhn (German)

Languages: English

Conservation

Status in Egypt

Resident breeder.

References

B., Bruun., & S. Baha El Din. (1985).  Common Birds of Egypt, The American University in Cairo Press, Cairo..