Clapper Rail

Rallus longirostris

Summary 7

The Clapper Rail (Rallus longirostris) is a member of the rail family, Rallidae. Some researchers believe that this bird and the similar King Rail are a single species; the two birds are known to interbreed.

Distribution 8

occurs (regularly, as a native taxon) in multiple nations

Sources and Credits

  1. (c) Len Blumin, some rights reserved (CC BY), http://www.flickr.com/photos/9062441@N02/2094069876
  2. (c) Richard Bicknell, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2456/3575792809_55f415f2ce.jpg
  3. (c) Kenneth Bader, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), http://www.inaturalist.org/photos/857226
  4. (c) darwindhamma, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), http://conabio.inaturalist.org/photos/1063970
  5. (c) BJ Stacey, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8357/8288687041_5eea28352f_o.jpg
  6. (c) Picasa, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), http://lh5.ggpht.com/-KAECaY_FD5I/UI3f18aUM7I/AAAAAAAAG6c/2MWewSiNyGg/DSCF5746.JPG
  7. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rallus_longirostris
  8. (c) NatureServe, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), http://eol.org/data_objects/28832200

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