White-browed Crake (species: Porzana cinerea) in Varirata NP, Papua New Guinea (Gaia Guide)
Porzana cinerea
White-browed Crake

©J.J. Harrison: White-browed Crake (Porzana cinerea)

©Kevin Lin: White-browed Crake (Porzana cinerea)
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Gruiformes
Family Rallidae
Genus Porzana
Species Porzana cinerea
Status least concern



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • From 18 cm to 19 cm (Length of specimen) - applies to Adults


  • Wingspan data is not yet available.



©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Distribution and habitat preferences

The White-browed Crake (Porzana cinerea) is a species of bird in the Rallidae family. It is found in Australia, Brunei, Cambodia, Fiji, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Micronesia, New Caledonia, Palau, Papua New Guinea, the Philippines, Samoa, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Thailand, and Vanuatu.

Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical mangrove forests. (Wikipedia)

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