Plain-flanked Rail

Plain-flanked Rail

Dimensions: 8 in. x 8 in.
 
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Plain-flanked Rail by Linda Sutton1
Species Info
Status: 
Endangered
Family: 
RALLIDAE
Order: 
GRUIFORMES
Genus: 
Rallus
Species: 
wetmorei
Population trend: 
decreasing
Authority: 
Zimmer & Phelps, 1944
Medium: 
oil
Artist Statement: 
Extremely rare, 50-100 live on the north coast of Venezuela mostly in mangroves or shallow lagoons. Poor flight is suspected to contribute to it's restricted distribution, but little is known about this species