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

American Coot Fulica americana

Observer

jmaughn

Date

September 30, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

American Coot Fulica americana

Observer

paloma

Date

September 30, 2014 02:55 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Clapper rail Rallus crepitans

Observer

marshalldinowitz

Date

September 29, 2014 01:28 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Eurasian Coot Fulica atra

Observer

alexshepard

Date

September 27, 2014 05:51 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Hawaiian Coot Fulica alai

Observer

colinmorita

Date

September 7, 2014 06:21 PM HST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Hawaiian Gallinule Gallinula galeata ssp. sandvicensis

Observer

colinmorita

Date

September 7, 2014 06:37 PM HST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Gallinule Gallinula galeata

Observer

ecologyelise

Date

September 21, 2014

Description

Family. Several pairs also observed during visit.

Tags

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

American Coot Fulica americana

Observer

ebassein

Date

September 28, 2014 01:44 PM PDT

Description

Hanging out in lake Merritt

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Hawaiian Gallinule Gallinula galeata ssp. sandvicensis

Observer

colinmorita

Date

September 27, 2014 02:12 PM HST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

White-breasted Waterhen Amaurornis phoenicurus

Observer

kokhuitan

Date

November 3, 2005 08:49 AM SGT

Place

Punggol (Google, OSM)

Description

White-breasted Waterhen chick at Punggol by Tan KH

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus

Observer

anis

Date

September 9, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

American Coot Fulica americana

Observer

rdm24

Date

March 8, 2009 11:49 AM 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.