Henderson Crake

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Henderson Crake

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Henderson Island. Pitcairn Islands

Polonesia. Middle of the Pacific.

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Porzana atra Scientific name
Gruiiformes Order
Rallidae Family
18 cm. (Wingspan cm) Length
Tropical moist forest, wetlands, lakes, pools, drainage dykes, marshes. Range:- Endemic to Pitcairn Islands:- Henderson Islands Habitat
 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Invertebrates, small amphibians, small fish, worms, molluscs & skink eggs. Food  
2899 - TSN: 562427 - Sub-species World Number
Vulnerable Status

Henderson Crake Todd Mark Henderson I., Pitcairn Group, UK  song XC97600  

AKA:- Czech: chřástal hendersonský, Chrástal Hendersonuv
Danish: Hendersonrørvagtel
German: Tuamotusumpfhuhn
English: Henderson Crake, Henderson Island Crake, Henderson Island Rail, Henderson Rail, North Rail, North's Crake, Red-eyed Crake
Spanish: Polluela de la Henderson, Polluela de la Isla Henderson
Estonian: nõgihuik
Finnish: Nokihuitti
French: Marouette de Henderson, Râle de Henderson
Hungarian: henderson-szigeti vízicsibe
Italian: Schiribilla dell'Isola Henderson, Schiribilla di Henderson
Japanese: hendaasonkuina, henda-sonkuina
Japanese: ヘンダアソンクイナ, ヘンダーソンクイナ
Latin: Nesophylax ater, Porzana ater, Porzana atra, Zapornia atra
Dutch: Henderson Eiland-porseleinhoen, Henderson-eilandporseleinhoen, Hendersonporseleinhoen
Norwegian: Hendersonrikse
Polish: kureczka smolista
Portuguese: Sanã-da-henderson
Russian: Чёрный островной погоныш
Slovak: chriašť čierny
Swedish: Hendersonsumphöna
Chinese: 亨岛田鸡

Sub-species None known


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