The grey-necked wood rail measures 38 cm (15 in) long and weighs g (16 oz ). The upperparts are olive green to dark brown. The head and neck are. Gray-necked Wood-Rail (Aramides cajanea) [version 1] American Ornithologists’ Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.): Gray-necked Wood-Rail (Aramides. Species, Aramides cajanea (Statius Muller, ) – Rascón cuello gris, Grey- necked Wood Rail, Gray-necked Wood-Rail. Subspecies, Aramides cajanea.

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The two rails have different calls and plumage with no gradation reported. Sign in to our Contributor site.

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Aramides cajaneus [cajaneus, latens, morissoni]: By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. A Monograph of the Family Rallidae. During incubation, their song is not usually heard; mates are rarely together during that period and their song is a duet sung by mates. These birds are found in the Pacific arid slope, from southern Sonora, south to Guanacaste, as agamides as Costa Rica, on islands in the southern Caribbean, such as Trinidad and Tobago, west of the base of the Andes Mountains, as cajana as the eastern parts of Brazil, Bolivia and Paraguay.

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Range eggs per season 2. These birds are commonly found in flooded tropical evergreen arzmides, which are flooded either permanently or annually. ADW doesn’t cover all species in the world, nor does it include all the latest scientific information about organisms we describe.

A monogamous bird, pairs can be found together throughout the year. The eight subspecies are: This bird can be seen to perch in both shrubbery and even trees, something characteristic of the forest rails. For berries, it will jump high to break off clusters of this fruit. The University of Chicago Press.


Grey-necked wood rail

Grey necked wood rail with shadow on a rock. Gray-necked wood-rails are also occasionally found in mangrove forests, which border lagoons, estuaries and rivers along qramides Pacific coast and are also cajana either permanently or occasionally.

The clutch the grey-necked wood rail lays usually consists of three to seven brown-blotched, slightly glossy, [11] whitish eggs, although clutches consisting of five eggs are most typical.

The loud, harsh cackle produced when Aramides cajanea is alarmed may be a type aranides behavioral adaptation to either warn other gray-necked wood-rails or startle predators. Connect with us Help us improve the site by taking our survey.

The chest and flanks are a rufous colour, with the belly, rump, and tail being black. To register to myAvibase click here. Their breast and flanks are brownish-red, like rust.

WoRMS – World Register of Marine Species – Aramides cajanea (Müller, )

Peters in the edition of his Check-list of Birds of the Worldcajane being separated as species once more in The justification is this species’ stable and large population, believed to be somewhere between five million and 50 million individuals. Accessed December 31, at https: The specific epithet, cajaneusis in reference to the capital city of French GuianaCayenne.

The only recorded predator of Aramides cajanea is humanswho are known to occasionally eat them due to their relative abundance. Gray-necked Wood-Rail, Aramides cajanea, walking on the green grass in nature. Fulica Cajanea Avibase ID: Mexico north to southern Oaxaca and southern Tamaulipas south on both slopes to Nicaragua and northeastern Costa Rica Source: The aramixes wood rail is occasionally hunted for food in northeast Brazil.

Classification Kingdom Animalia animals Animalia: The grey-necked wood rail is the type host of Plasmodium bertiian apicomplexan parasite, meaning that P.


In their natural habitat, they have been seen eating maize and they are also avid frugivores. To cite this page: MyAvibase allows you to cajannea and aaramides your own lifelists, and produce useful reports to help you plan your next birding excursion. This bird moults its remiges simultaneously. Animal from Costa Rica.

In these nests, there is a clutch consisting of three to seven eggs, incubated by both sexes. Cayennebosral, Cayenne-bosral, Cayenneral Norwegian: A bird in the family Rallidae from Central and South America. Retrieved from ” https: Data from both the aviary and the wild suggests that the incubation period is at least 20 days.

Conservation Status Conservation priority of Aramides cajanea is considered low because this species has a wide distribution throughout South America; aramdes, they are habitat generalists and may use non-threatened habitats.

Aramides cajanea mexicanusAramides cajanea albiventrisAramides cajanea vanrossemiAramides cajanea pacificusAramides cajanea plumbeicollisAramides cajanea latensAramides cajanea morrisoniand Aramides cajanea cajanea. This bird is monogamousforming long lasting pair bonds, [7] with pairs of grey-necked wood rails staying together throughout the year. The chicks are black and downy, with a brownish head. Harris, ; Skutch, Mating System monogamous Breeding begins during the first part of the rainy season, spanning from April to August.

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Ready To Do More? In one study, the juveniles remained with their parents until at least 53 days old. Geographic Range Gray-necked wood-rails Aramides cajanea are widely distributed throughout the Neotropical region.

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