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Juvenile: lacks the grey cheeks and underparts, which are a rather dirty brown.
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The Little Crake has no white streaks on the wing coverts.
There are 6 subspecies1:
Sedge beds. Areas of low, dense vegetation and small pools.
Very secretive bird.
Weak flight, with dangling legs.
The diet includes insects and aquatic animals.
They nest in a dry location in wet sedge bogs, laying 4-8 eggs.
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