Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Rails, Gallinules and Coots :: Gray-breasted Crake

Gray-breasted Crake Laterallus exilis

Described by: Temminck (1831)
Alternate common name(s): Grey-breasted Crake
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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S. Central America, n. and c. South America. Se. Brazil. S. Paragury:
Highly fragmented distribution; On the Caribbean slope from Belize, e. Guatemala, se. Honduras (Rio Coco), Costa Rica including the Gulf of Dulce, Panama, n. and e. Colombia, Venezuela, Trinidad, Guyana, Surinam, Guiana, Amazonian and e. Brazil (c. Bahia, Chapada Diamantina, Lencois), w. Ecuador, e. Peru, n. and c. Bolivia (Pando, La Paz). Apparently isolated populations in se. Brazil and s. Paraguay.


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


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