Chestnut-headed Crake Anurolimnas castaneiceps

  • Order: Gruiformes
  • Family: Rallidae
  • Polytypic: 2 subspecies
  • Authors: Thomas S. Schulenberg and Guy M. Kirwan


Very little information. Nest undescribed. In Colombia, specimens in breeding condition collected in early June (Hilty and Brown 1986). Large, dependent young observed in mid June in Bolivia (Parker and Remsen 1987).

Recommended Citation

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