African (Water) Rail
Rallus caerulescens
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The African rail, also called the African water rail, in the upper images was seen at Lake Eyasi (7-11), courtesy of Chris Schmeling. The photo of the netted bird is courtesy of Dr. Louis A. Hansen who comments: 'adult, sexes alike, though males are reported to to be larger and heavier. Udzungwa Mountains (6-07)'.

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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-20 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
All other images are the property of the indicated photographers:
Chris Schmeling, Dr. Louis A. Hansen

Last Update this page: 09-30-13