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
Porphyrio poliocephalus
Grey headed swamphen
Porphyrio poliocephalus
Grey headed swamphen
Porphyrio poliocephalus
Grey headed swamphen
Porphyrio poliocephalus
Grey headed swamphen
Porphyrio poliocephalus
Grey headed swamphen
Porphyrio poliocephalus
Red-legged seriema
Cariama cristata
Red-legged seriema
Cariama cristata
Red-legged seriema
Cariama cristata
Red-legged seriema
Cariama cristata
Red-legged seriema
Cariama cristata
Red-legged seriema
Cariama cristata
Dark winged trumpeter - 9290
Psophia viridis
Dark winged trumpeter - 9289
Psophia viridis
Dark winged trumpeter - 9284
Psophia viridis
Dark winged trumpeter - 9287
Psophia viridis
Dark winged trumpeter - 9285
Psophia viridis
Dark winged trumpeter - 9288
Psophia viridis
Black tailed native hen
Tribonyx ventralis
Black tailed native hen
Tribonyx ventralis
Black tailed native hen
Tribonyx ventralis
Black tailed native hen
Tribonyx ventralis
Black tailed native hen
Tribonyx ventralis
Black tailed native hen
Tribonyx ventralis
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