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Black-tailed Native-hen

Black-tailed Native-hen

Tribonyx ventralis


Crakes, Rails and Swamphens

Conservation status:

Least concern

Brain to Body Mass Ratio:


Date Taken:

Sunday, 20 November 2022

Closest Suburb To Observation:


Near the moth-balled Salt Creek Service station where sports cars are stranded from lack of fuel, is a low-rainfall creek flowing into one of the Coorong's ephemral lagoons.

Here a flock of these Rails timidly eke-out an existence among the sedges. 

Alternate Sightings

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