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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

American Coot Fulica americana

Observer

ragnarok

Date

July 20, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Rascón cuello gris Aramides cajaneus

Date

July 12, 2014

Place

calakmul (Google, OSM)

Description

En grupo pequeño de 4 a 5 individuos alimentandose a la orilla de la aguada de calakmul.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

American Coot Fulica americana

Observer

kaitlin

Date

July 21, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

American Coot Fulica americana

Observer

charro

Date

June 20, 2014

Place

Aboreachi (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Clapper Rail Rallus longirostris

Observer

jamesshelton

Date

July 21, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Gallinule Gallinula galeata

Date

June 23, 2014 03:07 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

American Coot Fulica americana

Date

June 23, 2014 03:31 PM PDT

Description

Multiple moorhens at this site. TNTC

Photos / Sounds

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What

Common Gallinule Gallinula galeata

Observer

jaykeller

Date

July 10, 2014 06:55 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Gallareta americana Fulica americana

Observer

marukomx

Date

July 13, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

White-breasted Waterhen Amaurornis phoenicurus

Observer

d_kluza

Date

July 6, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Gallareta americana Fulica americana

Observer

marukomx

Date

July 13, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

American Coot Fulica americana

Observer

dpom

Date

July 18, 2014
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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.