Classification
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  • Scientific Names
    • Rallidae
  • Spanish
    • Gallaretas, polluelas y pollas de agua
  • English
    • Rails, Gallinules, and Coots

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Recent observations

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What

Sora Porzana carolina

Observer

msieges

Date

April 20, 2015

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Square

What

American Coot Fulica americana

Observer

biologo99mx

Date

August 15, 2013

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No photos or sounds

What

Eurasian Coot Fulica atra

Observer

mgochfeld

Date

March 29, 2015

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No photos or sounds

What

Eurasian Moorhen Gallinula chloropus

Observer

mgochfeld

Date

March 29, 2015

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No photos or sounds

What

Clapper Rail Rallus crepitans

Observer

mgochfeld

Date

May 9, 2015

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Pukeko Porphyrio melanotus ssp. melanotus

Observer

jon_sullivan

Date

May 22, 2015 01:40 PM NZST

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What

Pukeko Porphyrio melanotus ssp. melanotus

Observer

jon_sullivan

Date

May 22, 2015 10:21 AM NZST

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No photos or sounds

What

White-breasted Waterhen Amaurornis phoenicurus

Observer

dspundir

Date

May 22, 2015

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

archiverde

Date

March 24, 2015

Description

En medio de un charco de la reserva.

Photos / Sounds

What

Pukeko Porphyrio melanotus ssp. melanotus

Observer

jon_sullivan

Date

May 12, 2015 01:45 PM NZST

Description

Two wings of a pukeko were lying on the rail trail cycleway.

Tags

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Square

What

Virginia Rail Rallus limicola

Observer

susanelliott

Date

May 20, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Eurasian Coot Fulica atra

Observer

pihlaviita

Date

March 22, 2012

Description

Fairly common bird in south and central Finland.

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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.