Black-tailed Native Hen
Habitat – open margins of wetlands, lake, rivers: wet claypans especially in lignum bush areas: open woodland: pastures. Singles to parties of thousands. Runs swiftly across paddocks and margins of swamps. Swims readily.
|Classifications:||Bird, water and shoreline|
|Family:||Rallidae (Rails, Crakes & Coots)|
|Information sources:||The Field Guide to the Birds of Australia, Pizzey & Knight|