Russet-naped Wood-Rail Aramides albiventris

Sections

Sounds and Vocal Behavior

Vocalizations

It emits a striking cry mainly at dawn and dusk, a repetitive cackling, like a chicken: pop-tiyi pop-tiyi co-co-co-co-co or chitico chitico cao-cao-cao. Often several individuals simultaneously singing in a chorus, ending with one individual giving a cri-co.

Recommended Citation

Russet-naped Wood-Rail (Aramides albiventris), In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. retrieved from Neotropical Birds Online: https://neotropical.birds.cornell.edu/Species-Account/nb/species/runwor1