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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Porzana carolina Scientific name
Gruiiformes Order
Rallidae Family
 20-25 cm. (Wingspan:35-40) Length
Wetlands, lakes, pools, drainage dykes, marshes. Range:- Breeds Canada, USA, resident in California, Winter in Central America, Caribbean & Northern South America, Habitat
Altitude
Range
 10-12 eggs, incubation by both parents. Chicks leave the nest after 3-4 days. Clutch
Invertebrates, small amphibians, small fish, worms. Food  
  Habits
2891 - TSN: 176242 World Number
Least Concern Status

Sora Daniel Lane Freezeout Lake WMA, Fairfield, Montana United States XC81274 song, long call  

AKA:- Catalan: Polla pintada de Carolina
Czech: chřástal karolínský, Chrástal sora
Welsh: Rhegen sora
Danish: Sorarørvagtel
German: Carolinasumpfhuhn
English: Carolina Crake, Carolina Rail, Meadow Chicken, Ortolan, Sora, Sora Crake, Sora Rail
Spanish: Gallinuela Oscura, Gallito, Polluela de la Carolina, Polluela Norteña, Polluela Sora, Rascón Pinto, Sora Ral
Spanish (Colombia): Polluela Norteña
Spanish (Costa Rica): Polluela Sora
Spanish (Cuba): Gallinuela Oscura
Spanish (Dominican Rep.): Gallito, Sora
Spanish (Honduras): Polluela Sora
Spanish (Mexico): Polluela Sora, Rascón Pinto
Spanish (Nicaragua): Polluela Norteña
Spanish (Venezuela): Turura Migratoria
Estonian: ameerika huik
Basque: Polla pintada de Carolina
Finnish: Amerikanhuitti
Faroese: Tjarnarsmetta
French: Marouette de Caroline, Râle de Caroline
Irish: Gearr Sora
Guadeloupean Creole French: Râle
Galician: Poliña americana, Polla pintada de Carolina
Haitian Creole French: Ti Rato
Hebrew: ברודית אמריקאית
Icelandic: Sorarella
Italian: Sora, Voltolino americano
Japanese: kaogurokuina
Japanese: カオグロクイナ
Latin: Porzana carolina
Lithuanian: Tamsioji viételė
Dutch: Amerikaans porceleinhoen, Soraral, Sora-ral
Norwegian: Maskerikse
Ojibwa: ᒧᓯᐱᓇᔑᔑ
Polish: kureczka karolinska, kureczka karolińska
Portuguese: Franga-d'água-americana
Russian: Каролинский погоныш
Slovak: chriašt ciernobradý, chriašt čiernobradý , chriašť čiernobradý, Chriaštel' čiernobradý
Slovenian: ameriška tukalica
Swedish: Karolinasumphöna
Turkish: Sora Suyelvesi
Chinese: 黑脸田鸡
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