Black Crake

Amaurornis flavirostra - Râle à bec jaune

Râle à bec jaune
juvenile
Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Gruiformes

  • Family
    :

    Rallidés

  • Genus
    :

    Amaurornis

  • Species
    :

    flavirostra

Descriptor

Swainson, 1837

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 23 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : -
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Black Crake (Amaurornis flavirostra) is a species of bird in the Rallidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Râle à bec jaune,
  • Polluela Negra Africana,
  • Franga-d'água-preta,
  • Mohrensumpfhuhn,
  • mór vízicsibe,
  • Zwart Porseleinhoen,
  • Rallo nero,
  • Korprall,
  • Svartrikse,
  • chriašť mníšsky,
  • chřástal žlutozobý,
  • Sort Rørvagtel,
  • mustahuitti,
  • Swartriethaan,
  • polla negra,
  • Sótrella,
  • bagiewnik czarny,
  • melnais ormanītis,
  • vranja tukalica,
  • Африканский чёрный пастушок,
  • アフリカクロクイナ,
  • 黑苦恶鸟,
  • 黑苦惡鳥,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Seasonally Wet/Flooded ; Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Rivers/Streams/Creeks (includes waterfalls), Shrub Dominated Wetlands, Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands, Permanent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha), Seasonal/Intermittent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha), Permanent Freshwater Marshes/Pools (under 8ha), Seasonal/Intermittent Freshwater Marshes/Pools (under 8ha) ; Marine Coastal/Supratidal : Coastal Freshwater Lakes ; Artificial/Aquatic and Marine : Water Storage Areas (over 8ha), Ponds (below 8ha)

Geographic range

Sources of information

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