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White-breasted Waterhen Amaurornis phoenicurus phoenicurus  
White-breasted Waterhen
Photographer : © Subrato Sanyal
Location :Barasat, West Bengal, India
Date : 25 June 2016
English synonyms:White-breasted Water Hen, White-breasted Swamphen, White-breasted Bush-hen
Bird Family :Rallidae - Rails, Crakes, Bush Hens, Watercock, Gallinules, Swamphens, Moorhens & Coots
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :The mother is taking away the chicks to a safer haven after foiling the attack of a Rat Snake came to devour the chicks. - SS