Gallirallus insignis Forbes 1892 (rail)

Aves - Gruiformes - Rallidae

Alternative combination: Ocydromus insignis

Belongs to Gallirallus according to S. L. Olson 1977

Sister taxa: Gallirallus astolfoi, Gallirallus australis, Gallirallus dieffenbachii, Gallirallus epulare, Gallirallus gracilitibia, Gallirallus huiatua, Gallirallus lafresnayanus, Gallirallus minor, Gallirallus modestus, Gallirallus okinawae, Gallirallus owstoni, Gallirallus philippensis, Gallirallus ripleyi, Gallirallus roletti, Gallirallus storrsolsoni, Gallirallus vekamatolu, Hypotaenidia insignis, Hypotaenidia vavauensis, Hypotaenidia okinawae, Hypotaenidia torquata

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Gallirallus insignis in the database

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