Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Rails, Gallinules and Coots :: Black Crake
Black Crake Amaurornis flavirostris
Described by: Swainson (1837)
Alternate common name(s): African Black Crake
Old scientific name(s): Amaurornis flavirostra, Limnocorax flavirostra, Porzana flavirostra
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RangeAfrica s. of the Sahara;
S. Mauritania, s. Mali, Senegambia, s. Niger, s. Chad, c. and s. Sudan, Ethiopia and s. Somalia s. in w. and c. Kenya (Rift Valley lakes), n. Tanzania, Pemba Is. and South Africa (Cape Province).
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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