Classification
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  • Korean
    • 뜸부기과
  • Scientific Names
    • Rallidae
  • Spanish
    • Gallaretas, polluelas y pollas de agua
  • English
    • Rails, Gallinules, and Coots
  • Russian
    • Пастушковые
  • Belarusian
    • Пастушковыя

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Recent observations

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Square

What

American Coot Fulica americana

Observer

wildlifedoc

Date

March 11, 2016 01:51 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

American Coot Fulica americana

Observer

tiwane

Date

September 27, 2016 04:04 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

American Coot Fulica americana

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purplesagela

Date

September 27, 2016 04:30 PM PDT

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Square

What

Purple Gallinule Porphyrio martinicus

Observer

davidsarkozi

Date

May 15, 2016 03:38 PM CDT

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Square

What

American Coot Fulica americana

Observer

charro

Date

March 18, 2016 05:03 PM CDT

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Square

What

Sora Porzana carolina

Observer

mikaelb

Date

September 25, 2016 09:10 AM CDT

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

American Coot Fulica americana

Observer

pisterman

Date

January 29, 2015 12:00 PM CST

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What

Pukeko Porphyrio melanotus ssp. melanotus

Observer

jackie29

Date

September 27, 2016 12:02 PM NZDT

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What

Gray-necked Wood-Rail Aramides cajaneus

Date

September 24, 2016 07:15 AM CDT

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Square

What

American Coot Fulica americana

Observer

pisterman

Date

November 19, 2015 10:10 AM CST

Photos / Sounds

What

American Coot Fulica americana

Observer

mapduck

Date

September 27, 2016 01:46 PM MDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Giant Wood-Rail Aramides ypecaha

Observer

nicoolejnik

Date

September 17, 2016 12:29 PM ART
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Description from Wikipedia

The rails, or Rallidae, are a large cosmopolitan family of small- to medium-sized birds. The family exhibits considerable diversity and also includes the crakes, coots, and gallinules. Many species are associated with wetlands, although the family is found in every terrestrial habitat except dry deserts, polar regions, and alpine areas above the snow line. Members of the Rallidae occur on every continent except Antarctica. There are numerous island species. The most common rail habitats are marshland...

No range data available.
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