SEARCH THIS SITE

OzAnimals.com
Australian Wildlife

  Ruddy-breasted Crake (Porzana fusca)

Ruddy-breasted Crake | Porzana fusca photo
Ruddy-breasted Crake Porzana fusca in Kolkata, West Bengal, India.

Image by J.M.Garg - Some rights reserved.    (view image details)

Ruddy-breasted Crake | Porzana fusca photo
Ruddy-breasted Crake

Image by J.M.Garg - Some rights reserved.    (view image details)

BIRD FACTS

distribution map showing range of Porzana fusca in Australia

Map is from Atlas of Living Australia website at http://biocache.ala.org.au licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License




Classification
Class:Aves
Order:Gruiformes
Family:Rallidae
Genus:Porzana
Species:fusca
Common Name:Ruddy-breasted Crake

Relatives in same Genus
  White-browed Crake (P. cinerea)
  Australian Spotted Crake (P. fluminea)
  Baillons Crake (P. pusilla)
  Spotless Crake (P. tabuensis)