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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

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ridgway's Rail Rallus obsoletus

Observer

datnatureguy

Date

June 10, 2016 02:15 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

American Coot Fulica americana

Date

July 24, 2016

Description

Periferia Presa Constitución 1917
San Juan del Río, Querétaro
Laura Uribe, Grupo Vasconcelos

Photos / Sounds

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What

American Coot Fulica americana

Date

July 24, 2016

Description

Periferia Presa Constitución 1917
San Juan del Río, Querétaro
Laura Uribe, Grupo Vasconcelos

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What

Australasian Swamphen Porphyrio melanotus

Observer

juddpatterson

Date

November 11, 2013 07:26 AM EST

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What

Black-tailed Native-hen Tribonyx ventralis

Observer

juddpatterson

Date

November 1, 2013 06:14 PM EDT

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What

White-throated Crake Laterallus albigularis

Observer

juddpatterson

Date

January 30, 2011 04:41 PM EST

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What

Eurasian Coot Fulica atra

Observer

juddpatterson

Date

July 4, 2011 04:03 AM EDT

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What

Red-gartered Coot Fulica armillata

Observer

nicoolejnik

Date

July 21, 2016 05:34 PM ART

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What

Common Gallinule Gallinula galeata

Observer

gruen77

Date

June 15, 2016 04:45 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Purple Gallinule Porphyrio martinicus

Observer

mrfish33

Date

July 12, 2016 09:33 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Common Gallinule Gallinula galeata

Observer

mrfish33

Date

July 13, 2016 05:43 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Purple Gallinule Porphyrio martinicus

Observer

mrfish33

Date

July 13, 2016 05:33 AM PDT
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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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