Rufous-faced crake

Rufous-faced crake

Rufous-faced crake

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Laterallus xenopterus

The rufous-faced crake (Laterallus xenopterus ) is a species of bird in the family Rallidae.It is found in Bolivia, Brazil, and Paraguay; its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical seasonally wet or flooded lowland grassland.It is threatened by habitat loss. The rufous-faced crake is described as having bold black and white bars on the upper wing, a reddish brown head/nape, and black and white under tail-coverts. They also have crimson-red eyes and a short deep bill.

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Rufous-faced crake habitat map
Rufous-faced crake habitat map
Rufous-faced crake
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References

1. Rufous-faced crake Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rufous-faced_crake
2. Rufous-faced crake on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/22692374/93351150
3. Xeno-canto bird call - https://xeno-canto.org/421064

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