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Buff-spotted Flufftail

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Buff-spotted Crake Alternate name
Sarothrura elegans Scientific name
Gruiiformes Order
Rallidae Family
15-17cm               Length
Moist forest and shrubland below 3,200 m Habitat-Altitude-Range
3-5 glossy white eggs incubated in 15-18 days by both parents. Clutch
Insects, snails, seeds. Food  
Shy and quiet.                                Habits
2797 World Number
Least Concern Status

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