Rallidae

Family in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataAvesGruiformes

  • 4,417,475

    Occurrences
  • 294

    Species
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Overview

Full Name

Rallidae

Common names

  • Coots eng
  • rail eng
  • Rails eng
  • more

Taxonomic status

accepted family

Published in

Kirchman, Jeremy J., Steadman, David W. (2006): Rails (Rallidae: Gallirallus) from prehistoric archaeological sites in Western Oceania. Zootaxa 1316: 1-31, DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.173941

Living period

61.7 to 0.0 Ma

Habitat

Terrestrial, Not marine, Ground dwelling

Georeferenced data

Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Aves
order
Gruiformes
family
Rallidae
genus
92
species
294
 
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Source information

This backbone name usage is included because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built.
View the primary source usage in Catalogue of Life.

Record history

This record was last modified on Feb 14, 2017.