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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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Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

January 15, 2014

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What

Common Gallinule Gallinula galeata

Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

January 15, 2014

Description

A resident of this reserve.

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What

Gallineta frente roja Gallinula galeata

Observer

poncho

Date

November 30, 2013

Place

Xochimilco (Google, OSM)

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What

Eurasian Moorhen Gallinula chloropus

Observer

lungta

Date

September 13, 2014

Description

In German: Die Teichralle

Photos / Sounds

What

Gallineta frente roja Gallinula galeata

Observer

poncho

Date

September 17, 2011

Place

Xochimilco (Google, OSM)

Tags

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What

Common Gallinule Gallinula galeata

Observer

julio

Date

August 30, 2014

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What

Common moorhen Gallinula chloropus

Observer

bbunny

Date

August 19, 2012 09:35 AM PDT

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What

Purple Gallinule Porphyrio martinicus

Observer

julio

Date

August 30, 2014

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What

White-breasted Waterhen Amaurornis phoenicurus

Observer

dave_k_h

Date

September 10, 2014

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What

Rallus elegans tenuirostris Rallus tenuirostris

Observer

mgrosselet

Date

September 8, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Lesser moorhen Gallinula angulata

Observer

asemerdj

Date

November 6, 2013

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

American Coot Fulica americana

Observer

elinpierce

Date

September 7, 2014 05:33 PM MDT

Description

About 20 or so on this end of Lake

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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.