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post #1 of 11 (permalink) Old 05-13-2014, 12:39 AM Thread Starter
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Purple Gallinule in PA

The Purple Gallinule, spending most of it's life in South America, migrating as far north as Florida and South Carolina. This one, photographed tonight in Cumberland County near my house.









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Re: Purple Gallinule in PA

Cool looking bird!
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Nice catch Todd.

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Re: Purple Gallinule in PA

I've never seen one! A great find and wonderful photos of this colorful, rarely seen in PA. bird.
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Re: Purple Gallinule in PA

Awesome, truly a rare bird for PA.

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Lucky you! Colors are awesome!

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Amazing - how that bird ended up in PA in front of someone who can capture it so well.. great shots!

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Nice pics!!

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Cool!
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