Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Rails, Gallinules and Coots :: Australian Crake
Australian Crake Porzana fluminea
Described by: Gould (1843)
Alternate common name(s): Australian Spotted Crake, Water Crake, Spotted Crake
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeSw. to e. Australia and Tasmania;
W. Western Australia. C. and e. Australia from s. Northern Territory and c. Queensland s. from Cairns area through New South Wales (Leeton Swamp and Avalon Swamp), Australian Capital Territory (Kelly's Swamp) to Victoria (Werribee) and w. to e. South Australia (Eyre Peninsula). Tasmania.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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