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

Photos / Sounds

What

Purple Gallinule Porphyrio martinicus

Observer

hfabian

Date

August 1, 2015

Description

Pair.

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What

American Coot Fulica americana

Observer

amyjaeckerjones

Date

January 11, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

Common Gallinule Gallinula galeata

Observer

avocat

Date

August 30, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

American Coot Fulica americana

Observer

avocat

Date

August 30, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

American Coot Fulica americana

Observer

jonwbecker

Date

May 21, 2011

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Gallinule Gallinula galeata

Date

September 2, 2015

Description

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

Photos / Sounds

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What

Common Gallinule Gallinula galeata

Date

September 2, 2015

Description

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

Photos / Sounds

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What

Common Gallinule Gallinula galeata

Date

September 2, 2015

Description

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

Photos / Sounds

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What

Gray-necked Wood-Rail Aramides cajaneus

Observer

nicocalakmul

Date

April 3, 2014 09:00 AM HST

Description

Sitio arqueológico Calakmul

Photos / Sounds

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What

American Coot Fulica americana

Observer

amyjaeckerjones

Date

January 2, 2015 03:50 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

American Coot Fulica americana

Observer

momoto-erick

Date

November 10, 2012 10:10 AM CST

Place

puebla pue (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Pukeko Porphyrio melanotus ssp. melanotus

Observer

nicholasmaynenz

Date

August 28, 2015 12:10 PM NZST
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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.