King Rail Rallus elegans


Cooper, T. R. 2008. King Rail (Rallus elegans) Conservation Plan, Version 1. Fort Selling, MN: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., and Sargatal, J. 1996. Handbook of the Birds of the World, vol. 3: Hoatzin to Auks. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona, Spain.

Environment Canada. 2012. Recovery Strategy for the King Rail (Rallus elegans) in Canada. Species at Risk Act Recovery Strategy Series. Environment Canada, Ottawa.

Taylor, B. 1998. Rails: a guide to the rails, crakes, gallinules and coots of the world. Pica Press, Robertsbridge, UK.

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Rallus elegans. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/07/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/07/2021.