The strangest Feet

by Joy
(Mississippi, USA)

Bird was spotted and photographed in the UK. Look at those strange looking feet.

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Jul 09, 2012
THANKS
by: Joy

Thank you so much for helping solve this. I will now be able to tell my friend what kind of bird she photographed on her recent trip to England.


Jul 09, 2012
indeed, interesting feet
by: Shoe

I looked up the coot fulica atra as your previous commenter said, and clearly that is what kind of bird it is. Interestingly, when I searched for images, I saw that several pictures of this bird are specifically taken of its feet. You are not the first to notice how strange they are! Thanks for posting. I just found this site today...very fun.

Jun 17, 2012
The strangest Feet
by: Diane from Limoges, Ontario Canada

I believe your bird is a Coot, possibly Fulica atra. There are several pictures on the internet and it looks exactly like your bird.

Diane

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