Bald Coot

To: alan morris <>
Subject: Bald Coot
From: Penny Brockman <>
Date: Mon, 13 Jun 2005 23:05:05 +1000

Hi all - I seem to remember from my UK days that a 'Bald Coot' was the Eurasian Coot - we don't get Purple Swmaphens in the old UK.

alan morris wrote:

Hi Birders,
I think that Colin Driscoll still has it wrong. A"Bald Coot" is a Swamphen, not an Eurasian Coot.

Alan Morris
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