Clapper Rail

Rallus crepitans - Râle tapageur

Râle tapageur
adult
Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Gruiformes

  • Family
    :

    Rallidés

  • Genus
    :

    Rallus

  • Species
    :

    crepitans

Descriptor

Gmelin, JF, 1789

Biometrics
  • Size
    : cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : -

Description identification

Râle tapageur
adult
Râle tapageur
adult

Clapper Rail (Rallus crepitans) is a species of bird in the Rallidae family.

Subspecific information 8 subspecies

  • Rallus crepitans crepitans (coastal Connecticut to ne North Carolina. USA.)
  • Rallus crepitans waynei (coastal se USA)
  • Rallus crepitans saturatus (Gulf Coast from sw Alabama to ne Mexico)
  • Rallus crepitans scottii (coastal Florida. USA.)
  • Rallus crepitans insularum (Florida Keys. USA.)
  • Rallus crepitans coryi (Bahama Is.)
  • Rallus crepitans caribaeus (Cuba to Puerto Rico, Lesser Antilles to Antigua and Guadeloupe)
  • Rallus crepitans pallidus (n Yucatán Pen., islands off Quintana Roo. se Mexico. , Ycacos Lagoon (Belize))

Foreign names

  • Râle tapageur,
  • Rascón crepitante,
  • Klapperralle,
  • Klapperral,
  • kustrall,
  • Klaprerikse,
  • chriašteľ atlantický,
  • rascló sorollós,
  • wodnik karoliński,
  • Восточный пастушок-трескун,
  • 长嘴秧鸡,
  • 長嘴秧雞,

Voice song and cries

Râle tapageur
adult

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