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Category:Rallidae

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Family: Rallidae

[edit] Description

Rails, crakes, coots, and gallinules.

[edit] Taxonomy

Rallidae is a family in the order Gruiformes.
The genera Sarothrura and Canirallus were formerly included here but are now placed in their own family Sarothruridae.


Family Rallidae viewedit

Genus Himantornis viewedit
H. haematopus Nkulengu Rail

Genus Coturnicops viewedit
C. exquisitus Swinhoe's Rail
C. noveboracensis Yellow Rail
C. notatus Speckled Rail

Genus Micropygia viewedit
M. schomburgkii Ocellated Crake

Genus Rallina viewedit
R. rubra Chestnut Forest Rail
R. leucospila White-striped Forest Rail
R. forbesi Forbes's Forest Rail
R. mayri Mayr's Forest Rail
R. tricolor Red-necked Crake
R. canningi Andaman Crake
R. fasciata Red-legged Crake
R. eurizonoides Slaty-legged Crake

Genus Hapalocrex viewedit
H. flaviventer Yellow-breasted Crake

Genus Laterallus viewedit
L. levraudi Rusty-flanked Crake
L. melanophaius Rufous-sided Crake
L. ruber Ruddy Crake
L. albigularis White-throated Crake
L. exilis Gray-breasted Crake
L. spilonota Galapagos Rail
L. jamaicensis Black Rail
L. leucopyrrhus Red-and-white Crake
L. xenopterus Rufous-faced Crake

Genus Nesoclopeus viewedit
N. woodfordi Woodford's Rail
N. poecilopterus
Bar-winged Rail

Genus Gallirallus viewedit
G. australis Weka
G. lafresnayanus New Caledonian Rail
G. sylvestris Lord Howe Rail
G. okinawae Okinawa Rail
G. pacificus
Tahiti Rail
G. philippensis Buff-banded Rail
G. modestus
Chatham Islands Rail
G. dieffenbachii
Dieffenbach's Rail
G. insignis New Britain Rail
G. owstoni
Guam Rail
G. wakensis
Wake Island Rail
G. torquatus Barred Rail
G. calayanensis Calayan Rail
G. rovianae Roviana Rail
G. striatus Slaty-breasted Rail

Genus Crex viewedit
C. egregia African Crake
C. crex Corn Crake

Genus Rougetius viewedit
R. rougetii Rouget's Rail

Genus Aramidopsis viewedit
A. plateni Snoring Rail

Genus Atlantisia viewedit
A. rogersi Inaccessible Island Rail

Genus Rallus viewedit
R. obsoletus Ridgway's Rail
R. tenuirostris Aztec Rail
R. longirostris Mangrove Rail
R. elegans King Rail
R. crepitans Clapper Rail
R. wetmorei Plain-flanked Rail
R. limicola Virginia Rail
R. semiplumbeus Bogota Rail
R. antarcticus Austral Rail
R. aquaticus Water Rail
R. indicus Brown-cheeked Rail
R. caerulescens African Rail
R. madagascariensis Madagascar Rail

Genus Lewinia viewedit
L. mirifica Brown-banded Rail
L. pectoralis Lewin's Rail
L. muelleri Auckland Rail

Genus Dryolimnas viewedit
D. cuvieri White-throated Rail

Genus Aramides viewedit
A. ypecaha Giant Wood Rail
A. wolfi Brown Wood Rail
A. mangle Little Wood Rail
A. axillaris Rufous-necked Wood Rail
A. albiventris Russet-naped Wood Rail
A. cajaneus Gray-cowled Wood Rail
A. calopterus Red-winged Wood Rail
A. saracura Slaty-breasted Wood Rail

Genus Amaurolimnas viewedit
A. concolor Uniform Crake

Genus Gymnocrex viewedit
G. rosenbergii Blue-faced Rail
G. plumbeiventris Bare-eyed Rail
G. talaudensis Talaud Rail

Genus Amaurornis viewedit
A. isabellina Isabelline Bush-hen
A. olivacea Plain Bush-hen
A. phoenicurus White-breasted Waterhen
A. magnirostris Talaud Bush-hen
A. moluccana Rufous-tailed Bush-hen
A. cinerea White-browed Crake
A. marginalis Striped Crake

Genus Anurolimnas viewedit
A. castaneiceps Chestnut-headed Crake
A. viridis Russet-crowned Crake
A. fasciatus Black-banded Crake

Genus Porzana viewedit
P. carolina Sora
P. porzana Spotted Crake
P. fluminea Australian Crake
P. spiloptera Dot-winged Crake
P. albicollis Ash-throated Crake

Genus Zapornia viewedit
Z. fusca Ruddy-breasted Crake
Z. paykullii Band-bellied Crake
Z. akool Brown Crake
Z. flavirostra Black Crake
Z. parva Little Crake
Z. pusilla Baillon's Crake
Z. palmeri
Laysan Crake
Z. olivieri Sakalava Rail
Z. bicolor Black-tailed Crake
Z. sandwichensis
Hawaiian Rail
Z. atra Henderson Crake
Z. tabuensis Spotless Crake
Z. monasa
Kosrae Crake

Genus Porphyriops viewedit
P. melanops Spot-flanked Gallinule

Genus Neocrex viewedit
N. colombiana Colombian Crake
N. erythrops Paint-billed Crake

Genus Cyanolimnas viewedit
C. cerverai Zapata Rail

Genus Pardirallus viewedit
P. maculatus Spotted Rail
P. nigricans Blackish Rail
P. sanguinolentus Plumbeous Rail

Genus Habroptila viewedit
H. wallacii Invisible Rail

Genus Eulabeornis viewedit
E. castaneoventris Chestnut Rail

Genus Megacrex viewedit
M. inepta New Guinea Flightless Rail

Genus Gallicrex viewedit
G. cinerea Watercock

Genus Porphyrio viewedit
P. alleni Allen's Gallinule
P. martinica Purple Gallinule
P. flavirostris Azure Gallinule
P. porphyrio Western Swamphen
P. indicus Black-backed Swamphen
P. madagascariensis African Swamphen
P. hochstetteri South Island Takahe
P. mantelli
North Island Takahe
P. melanotus Australasian Swamphen
P. pulverulentus Philippine Swamphen
P. albus
Lord Howe Island Swamphen
P. poliocephalus Grey-headed Swamphen

Genus Gallinula viewedit
G. silvestris Makira Moorhen
G. nesiotis Tristan Moorhen
G. chloropus Common Moorhen
G. galeata Common Gallinule
G. tenebrosa Dusky Moorhen
G. angulata Lesser Moorhen
G. pacifica Samoan Moorhen

Genus Tribonyx viewedit
T. ventralis Black-tailed Nativehen
T. mortierii Tasmanian Nativehen

Genus Fulica viewedit
F. cristata Red-knobbed Coot
F. armillata Red-gartered Coot
F. rufifrons Red-fronted Coot
F. gigantea Giant Coot
F. cornuta Horned Coot
F. atra Eurasian Coot
F. alai Hawaiian Coot
F. americana American Coot
F. ardesiaca Slate-colored Coot
F. leucoptera White-winged Coot

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