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

Sakalava Rail Amaurornis olivieri

Described by: Grandidier; Berlioz (1929)
Alternate common name(s): Oliver's Rail
Old scientific name(s): Porzana olivieri


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W. Madagascar;
Restricted range;
Known from three locations;
Antsalova, Lake Masama and Lake Bemamba. Ambararatabe near Soalala. Nosy-Ambositra on the Mangoky River. Mahavavy River delta.


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


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