Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Rails, Gallinules and Coots :: Ruddy Crake

Ruddy Crake Laterallus ruber

Described by: Sclater, P. L.; Salvin (1860)
Alternate common name(s): Red Rail, Red Crake
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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Pacific and Caribbean slopes of Central America;
Two populations;
C. Mexico (Guerrero and Tamaulipas s. along both slopes to Oaxaca) and Cozumel Is. to Hunduras, Nicaragua and nw. Costa Rica.


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


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