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

Gallareta americana Fulica americana

Date

the past

Photos / Sounds

What

American Coot (Fulica americana) Fulica americana

Observer

hectorin

Date

December 13, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

American Coot Fulica americana

Observer

garychang

Date

December 8, 2014 03:20 PM PST

Description

Between a couple of mallards on Lake Arthur.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Gallareta americana Fulica americana

Observer

jumtal

Date

December 13, 2014

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What

American Coot Fulica americana

Observer

jumtal

Date

December 13, 2014

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What

American Coot Fulica americana

Observer

finatic

Date

December 13, 2014 10:31 AM PST

Description

Orange County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

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What

Gallareta americana Fulica americana

Date

December 14, 2014

Description

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

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What

Grey-necked Wood-rail Aramides cajaneus

Observer

marvelliott

Date

March 23, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

American Coot Fulica americana

Observer

kueda

Date

December 14, 2014 07:26 AM PST

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What

White-throated Rail Dryolimnas cuvieri

Observer

briangratwicke

Date

November 16, 2014 11:39 PM EST

Place

Mantadia (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Dusky Moorhen Gallinula tenebrosa

Observer

ctnash

Date

February 28, 2009 10:02 AM AEST

Description

Pair on bank of pond.

Photos / Sounds

What

Gallineta frente roja Gallinula galeata

Date

December 13, 2014

Description

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

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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.