Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Rails, Gallinules and Coots :: Blackish Rail

Blackish Rail Pardirallus nigricans

Described by: Vieillot (1819)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): Rallus nigricans, Ortygonax nigricans


Itatiaia National Park, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - Nov 20, 2003 © Peter R. Bono  Parque Estadual Intervales, São Paulo, Brazil - Nov, 2008 © Lou Hegedus 
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Nw. South America w. of Amazon Basin to se. tropical South America;
Fragmented distribtution;
(1) Sw. Colombia (Cauca Valley s. to Narino).
(2) E. Ecuador, e. Peru (s. to Madre de Dios), n. Bolivia (Pando, n. La Paz) to e. Brazil (Bahia, Chapada Diamantina), Paraguay, Uruguay, and ex. ne. Argentina (Misiones).


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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