Rails, Crakes and Swamphens

Photographs of bird skeletons of the Grey Headed Swamphen, Red-Legged Seriema and the Dark Winged Trumpeter and the Black-Tailed Native Hen.

Porphyrio poliocephalus, Cariama cristata,  Psophia viridis  and Tribonyx ventralis,  skeleton photos.

 

Family of Gruiformes; rails, crakes and swamphens.

Courtesy of the University Museum of Zoology, Cambridge

Grey headed swamphen
Grey headed swamphen

Porphyrio poliocephalus

Grey headed swamphen
Grey headed swamphen

Porphyrio poliocephalus

Grey headed swamphen
Grey headed swamphen

Porphyrio poliocephalus

Grey headed swamphen
Grey headed swamphen

Porphyrio poliocephalus

Grey headed swamphen
Grey headed swamphen

Porphyrio poliocephalus

Grey headed swamphen
Grey headed swamphen

Porphyrio poliocephalus

Red-legged seriema
Red-legged seriema

Cariama cristata

Red-legged seriema
Red-legged seriema

Cariama cristata

Red-legged seriema
Red-legged seriema

Cariama cristata

Red-legged seriema
Red-legged seriema

Cariama cristata

Red-legged seriema
Red-legged seriema

Cariama cristata

Red-legged seriema
Red-legged seriema

Cariama cristata

Dark winged trumpeter - 9290
Dark winged trumpeter - 9290

Psophia viridis

Dark winged trumpeter - 9289
Dark winged trumpeter - 9289

Psophia viridis

Dark winged trumpeter - 9284
Dark winged trumpeter - 9284

Psophia viridis

Dark winged trumpeter - 9287
Dark winged trumpeter - 9287

Psophia viridis

Dark winged trumpeter - 9285
Dark winged trumpeter - 9285

Psophia viridis

Dark winged trumpeter - 9288
Dark winged trumpeter - 9288

Psophia viridis

Black tailed native hen
Black tailed native hen

Tribonyx ventralis

Black tailed native hen
Black tailed native hen

Tribonyx ventralis

Black tailed native hen
Black tailed native hen

Tribonyx ventralis

Black tailed native hen
Black tailed native hen

Tribonyx ventralis

Black tailed native hen
Black tailed native hen

Tribonyx ventralis

Black tailed native hen
Black tailed native hen

Tribonyx ventralis