near Munda, New Georgia, Solomon Islands.
Sometimes placed in Rallus or Gallirallus. May be closely related to H. owstoni and H. philippensis. Birds from Kolombangara are distinctive#R, and almost certainly represent a separate race, or possibly even a species; further study required. Currently treated as monotypic.
C Solomon Is: on Kolombangara, Wana Wana, Kohinggo, New Georgia and Rendova.
Food and feeding
Status and conservation
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