French: Râle à gros bec German: Karakelongkielralle Spanish: Gallineta de las Talaud
Karakelong, Talaud Islands, Indonesia.
Karakelong, in Talaud Is, NE of Sulawesi.
c. 30·5 cm; probably c. 250 g. A large, large-headed, dark, robust bush-hen with markedly strong bill. Head and upperparts are dark brown; very dark grey below, except for... read more
The only call definitely attributable to this species is a monotonous series of very loud frog-like... read more
Forest, including primary forest and secondary growth, and remnant forest patches; also, at lower... read more
Food and feeding
Status and conservation
VULNERABLE. Restricted-range species: present in Sangihe and Talaud EBA. Global population estimated in range 2350–9560 individuals. Numbers declining owing primarily... read more
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