Monday, April 11, 2011

The Daily Bird: Common Moorhen

The original "candy corn":

Candy corn
Common Moorhen (Gallinula chloropus)

Taken at Elm Lake at Brazos Bend State Park in Brazoria County, Texas.


Nicole said...

Gorgeous photo!
How did you convince him to stay out in the open?!
Whoa, I only have seen them hiding :)

Birding is Fun! said...

The original corn candy! - Good one!

Frank said...

Nice one Kyle. They are so so common here that we often ignore them!