Pardirallus Bonaparte, 1856
Pardirallus is a genus of bird in the rail family, Rallidae. It contains three species found in marshland in South and Central America and the West Indies. They are 25-38 cm long and have a long greenish bill and reddish legs. The Spotted Rail is blackish-brown with white markings while the other two are brown above and dark grey below.
It contains the following species:
* Spotted Rail (Pardirallus maculatus)
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