Striped Crake
Aenigmatolimnas marginalis
Home Alphabetical Maps Taxonomic Links/Resources



The striped crake has narrow white streaks on the back and wings, green legs and rufous vent contrasting with a white belly. A secretive bird, it is infrequently recorded. The bird in the upper 2 photos was seen by the pond at the old airstrip near the Tarangire Safari Lodge (5-08) and is the first to be recorded in Tarangire NP. The lower bird was at Lake Manze (Selous, 6-13), courtesy of Phil Bennett.
Last page

Next Alphabetical

Next Taxonomic


All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-16 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
All other images are the property of the indicated photographers:
Phil Bennett

Last Update this page: 06-24-13