Body dusky grey-black, bill and forehead white. Toes separated, not fully webbed (lobate). Body up to 40 cm long.
Eurasian Coots feed on aquatic vegetation and short grasses in pastures or lawns near the water.
Freshwater wetlands, swamps and ornamental ponds.
Native to Australia
- DSE Advisory List : Not listed
- EPBC Act 1999 : Not listed
- IUCN Red List : Least Concern