Tsingy Wood-rail Mentocrex beankaensis


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.

Goodman, S. M.; Raherilalao, M. J.; Block, N. L. 2011. Patterns of morphological and genetic variation in the complex (Aves: Gruiformes: Rallidae) from Madagascar, with the description of a new species. Zootaxa 2776: 49-60.

Rasoloarison, V.; Paquier, F. 2003. Tsingy de Bemaraha. In: Goodman, S. M.; Benstead, J. P. (ed.), The Natural History of Madagascar, pp. 1507-1512. University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL.

Safford, R. J.; Hawkins, A. F. A. 2013. The Birds of Africa. Volume VIII: The Malagasy Region. Christopher Helm, London.

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

Further resources

Explore HBW Alive for further information on this species

Search for photos and videos, and hear sounds of this species from the Internet Bird Collection

Media resources

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Species factsheet: Mentocrex beankaensis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 07/08/2020. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2020) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 07/08/2020.