Family Rails, Gallinules, Coots (Rallidae) | the Internet Bird Collection

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Common name Scientific name Videos Photos Sounds Status
White-spotted Flufftail Sarothrura pulchra 3 10 2
LC
Buff-spotted Flufftail Sarothrura elegans 5
LC
Red-chested Flufftail Sarothrura rufa 1 6
LC
Chestnut-headed Flufftail Sarothrura lugens
LC
Streaky-breasted Flufftail Sarothrura boehmi
LC
Striped Flufftail Sarothrura affinis 1
LC
Madagascar Flufftail Sarothrura insularis 1 2 2
LC
White-winged Flufftail Sarothrura ayresi 1
CR
Slender-billed Flufftail Sarothrura watersi
EN
Nkulengu Rail Himantornis haematopus 3 11 2
LC
Grey-throated Rail Canirallus oculeus 1 1
LC
Madagascar Wood-rail Mentocrex kioloides 1 4 1
LC
Tsingy Wood-rail Mentocrex beankaensis 2
NT
Chestnut Forest-rail Rallicula rubra 3
LC
White-striped Forest-rail Rallicula leucospila 3 4 2
NT
Forbes's Forest-rail Rallicula forbesi 2 2 1
LC
Mayr's Forest-rail Rallicula mayri
LC
Red-necked Crake Rallina tricolor 6 6 9
LC
Andaman Crake Rallina canningi 2 13
LC
Red-legged Crake Rallina fasciata 19 6
LC
Slaty-legged Crake Rallina eurizonoides 7 14 1
LC
Swinhoe's Rail Coturnicops exquisitus
VU
Yellow Rail Coturnicops noveboracensis 1 6 1
LC
Speckled Rail Coturnicops notatus 3 2
LC
Ocellated Crake Micropygia schomburgkii 2 1
LC
Chestnut-headed Crake Rufirallus castaneiceps 1 1 6
LC
Russet-crowned Crake Rufirallus viridis 8 7 7
LC
Rufous-sided Crake Laterallus melanophaius 21 34 7
LC
Rusty-flanked Crake Laterallus levraudi 1 2
VU
Ruddy Crake Laterallus ruber 3 3 3
LC
White-throated Crake Laterallus albigularis 7 13 6
LC
Grey-breasted Crake Laterallus exilis 5 3
LC
Black Rail Laterallus jamaicensis 2 1
NT
Junin Rail Laterallus tuerosi 2 2
EN
Galapagos Rail Laterallus spilonota 1 1 1
VU
Red-and-white Crake Laterallus leucopyrrhus 6 12 1
LC
Rufous-faced Crake Laterallus xenopterus 1 4 1
VU
Mangrove Rail Rallus longirostris 5 26 3
LC
Mexican Rail Rallus tenuirostris 1
NT
Ridgway's Rail Rallus obsoletus 4 13
NT
King Rail Rallus elegans 5 11
NT
Clapper Rail Rallus crepitans 13 20
LC
Plain-flanked Rail Rallus wetmorei 2 8 2
EN
Virginia Rail Rallus limicola 19 18 2
LC
Bogota Rail Rallus semiplumbeus 9 14 1
EN
Austral Rail Rallus antarcticus 3 4 1
VU
Western Water Rail Rallus aquaticus 51 125 18
LC
Eastern Water Rail Rallus indicus 5 9 1
LC
African Rail Rallus caerulescens 1 13
LC
Madagascar Rail Rallus madagascariensis 2 7
VU
Snoring Rail Aramidopsis plateni
VU
Slaty-breasted Rail Lewinia striata 7 7
LC
Brown-banded Rail Lewinia mirifica 1 2
DD
Lewin's Rail Lewinia pectoralis 22 14
LC
Auckland Rail Lewinia muelleri
VU
Drummer Rail Habroptila wallacii 6 2
VU
Calayan Rail Gallirallus calayanensis 1 4 1
VU
New Caledonian Rail Gallirallus lafresnayanus
CR
Weka Gallirallus australis 45 47 1
VU
Chestnut Rail Eulabeornis castaneoventris 1 5
LC
Okinawa Rail Hypotaenidia okinawae 10 19 4
EN
Barred Rail Hypotaenidia torquata 12 13 3
LC
New Britain Rail Hypotaenidia insignis 3 1
NT
Bougainville Rail Hypotaenidia tertia
NT
Santa Isabel Rail Hypotaenidia immaculata 1 1
NT
Guadalcanal Rail Hypotaenidia woodfordi 6
NT
Roviana Rail Hypotaenidia rovianae 4 7
NT
Lord Howe Woodhen Hypotaenidia sylvestris 2
EN
Buff-banded Rail Hypotaenidia philippensis 58 71 4
LC
White-throated Rail Dryolimnas cuvieri 3 12 2
LC
African Crake Crex egregia 1 11
LC
Corncrake Crex crex 12 36 16
LC
Rouget's Rail Rougetius rougetii 13 26
NT
Inaccessible Rail Atlantisia rogersi 1
VU
Giant Wood-rail Aramides ypecaha 36 61 6
LC
Brown Wood-rail Aramides wolfi 2 1
VU
Little Wood-rail Aramides mangle 7 11 2
LC
Grey-necked Wood-rail Aramides cajaneus 53 116 10
LC
Rufous-necked Wood-rail Aramides axillaris 4 6
LC
Red-winged Wood-rail Aramides calopterus
LC
Slaty-breasted Wood-rail Aramides saracura 31 41 12
LC
Uniform Crake Amaurolimnas concolor 1 5 2
LC
Zapata Rail Cyanolimnas cerverai 3
CR
Colombian Crake Neocrex colombiana
DD
Paint-billed Crake Neocrex erythrops 5 3
LC
Spotted Rail Pardirallus maculatus 13 10
LC
Blackish Rail Pardirallus nigricans 14 27 14
LC
Plumbeous Rail Pardirallus sanguinolentus 32 51 3
LC
Blue-faced Rail Gymnocrex rosenbergii 6
VU
Talaud Rail Gymnocrex talaudensis 4
EN
Bare-eyed Rail Gymnocrex plumbeiventris
LC
Yellow-breasted Crake Hapalocrex flaviventer 6 10 1
LC
Black-banded Crake Porzana fasciata 4 2
LC
Dot-winged Crake Porzana spiloptera 2 3 1
VU
Ash-throated Crake Porzana albicollis 11 9 5
LC
Sora Porzana carolina 36 49
LC
Spotted Crake Porzana porzana 22 45
LC
Australian Crake Porzana fluminea 38 53 3
LC
Ruddy-breasted Crake Zapornia fusca 11 37 1
LC
Band-bellied Crake Zapornia paykullii 24 13 1
NT
Brown Crake Zapornia akool 3 11
LC
Black Crake Zapornia flavirostra 19 64 1
LC
Little Crake Zapornia parva 30 46
LC
Baillon's Crake Zapornia pusilla 38 61 2
LC
Sakalava Rail Zapornia olivieri 2 11 2
EN
Black-tailed Crake Zapornia bicolor 7 6 3
LC
Henderson Crake Zapornia atra 11 7 3
VU
Spotless Crake Zapornia tabuensis 30 30 3
LC
Isabelline Bush-hen Amaurornis isabellina 4 8 5
LC
Philippine Bush-hen Amaurornis olivacea 5 1
LC
Talaud Bush-hen Amaurornis magnirostris 4
VU
Pale-vented Bush-hen Amaurornis moluccana 7 4 8
LC
White-breasted Waterhen Amaurornis phoenicurus 56 170 12
LC
White-browed Crake Amaurornis cinerea 18 21 1
LC
Striped Crake Amaurornis marginalis 1 1
LC
New Guinea Flightless Rail Megacrex inepta 3
LC
Watercock Gallicrex cinerea 8 20 3
LC
Purple Swamphen Porphyrio porphyrio 215 416 15
LC
South Island Takahe Porphyrio hochstetteri 43 23 5
EN
Allen's Gallinule Porphyrio alleni 9 16
LC
Purple Gallinule Porphyrio martinicus 59 88 3
LC
Azure Gallinule Porphyrio flavirostris 4 13 2
LC
Makira Moorhen Pareudiastes silvestris
CR
Samoan Moorhen Pareudiastes pacificus
CR
Gough Moorhen Gallinula comeri 2
VU
Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus 187 328 16
LC
Common Gallinule Gallinula galeata 124 144 10
LC
Dusky Moorhen Gallinula tenebrosa 38 64 3
LC
Lesser Moorhen Gallinula angulata 2 3
LC
Spot-flanked Gallinule Gallinula melanops 12 40 5
LC
Black-tailed Native-hen Tribonyx ventralis 21 23
LC
Tasmanian Native-hen Tribonyx mortierii 10 33
LC
Red-knobbed Coot Fulica cristata 38 79 1
LC
Common Coot Fulica atra 351 502 21
LC
Hawaiian Coot Fulica alai 10 8
VU
American Coot Fulica americana 51 149 3
LC
White-winged Coot Fulica leucoptera 8 27 1
LC
Andean Coot Fulica ardesiaca 31 34 1
LC
Red-gartered Coot Fulica armillata 28 49 1
LC
Red-fronted Coot Fulica rufifrons 24 19 3
LC
Giant Coot Fulica gigantea 63 27 3
LC
Horned Coot Fulica cornuta 10 22
NT

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