Classification
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  • 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

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Dusky Moorhen Gallinula tenebrosa

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vicfazio3

Date

April 28, 2016

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Eurasian Coot Fulica atra

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vicfazio3

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April 28, 2016

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Dusky Moorhen Gallinula tenebrosa

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vicfazio3

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April 28, 2016

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American Coot Fulica americana

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thawkins35

Date

April 25, 2016 07:02 PM EDT

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American Coot Fulica americana

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backbaynwr

Date

April 23, 2016

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Eurasian Coot Fulica atra

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cesarpollo5

Date

July 16, 2009

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Eurasian Coot Fulica atra

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cesarpollo5

Date

July 15, 2009

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Delft (Google, OSM)

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King Rail Rallus elegans

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backbaynwr

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April 23, 2016

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King Rail Rallus elegans

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backbaynwr

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April 23, 2016

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Purple Gallinule Porphyrio martinicus

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lastime

Date

April 14, 2016

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Virginia Rail Rallus limicola

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joshualincoln

Date

May 5, 2016

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(Somewhere...)

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Sora Porzana carolina

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paloma

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May 5, 2016 01:11 PM 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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