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Black-banded Crake Anurolimnas fasciatus

  • Order: Gruiformes
  • Family: Rallidae
  • Monotypic
  • Authors: Thomas S. Schulenberg and Guy M. Kirwan


Very little information. Hilty and Brown (1986) reported a "bulky, grassy, domed nest with side entrance ... 1.7 m up on a vine-covered fallen limb in clearing," along the Rio Javarí, Brazil, in June.

Egg dimensions: mean 31 x 22. 8 mm (range 29.8-31.6 x 22-23 mm, n=4; Taylor 1998)

Recommended Citation

Schulenberg, T. S. and G. M. Kirwan (2011). Black-banded Crake (Anurolimnas fasciatus), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA.