Rallidae (Rails)


The family Rallidae is a large group of small to medium-sized birds which includes the rails, crakes, coots, and gallinules.


Porphyrio porphyrio (RALLIDAE) Purple Swamphen

Porphyrio is the swamphen genus of birds in the rail family. There are six or more subspecies of the Purple Swamphen, depending on the authority,…