Family Rallidae

 

Rallidae is the biological family of birds that includes the species known as rail, crake, coot, and gallinule. It is a large cosmopolitan family of small to medium-sized birds. The most typical members occupy dense vegetation in damp environments near lakes, swamps, or rivers. In general they are shy and secretive birds, difficult to observe.









Eurasian CootFulica atra L.
Rallidae

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