Brown Crake

Amaurornis akool - Râle akool

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Gruiformes

  • Family
    :

    Rallidés

  • Genus
    :

    Amaurornis

  • Species
    :

    akool

Descriptor

Sykes, 1832

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 28 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 110 à 170 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Râle akool
adult
Râle akool
adult

Brown Crake (Amaurornis akool) is a species of bird in the Rallidae family.

Subspecific information 2 subspecies

  • Amaurornis akool akool (India, Bangladesh, w Myanmar)
  • Amaurornis akool coccineipes (se China to ne Vietnam)

Foreign names

  • Râle akool,
  • Gallineta Akool,
  • Sanã-marrom,
  • Braunbauch-Kielralle,
  • barnahasú lápityúk,
  • Bruin Waterhoen,
  • Rallo bruno,
  • Brun sumphöna,
  • Jernrikse,
  • chriašť hnedý,
  • chřástal hnědohřbetý,
  • Brun Rørhøne,
  • ruskosuokana,
  • polla akool,
  • bagiewnik brązowy,
  • pelēkais ormanītis,
  • Бурый малый пастушок,
  • チャバネクイナ,
  • 红脚苦恶鸟,
  • 紅腳苦惡鳥,

Voice song and cries

Râle akool
adult

Habitat

Râle akool
adult

Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Rivers/Streams/Creeks (includes waterfalls), Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land ; Artificial/Aquatic and Marine : Irrigated Land (includes irrigation channels)

Geographic range

Sources of information

Other sources of interest

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