Genus Sarothrura


White-winged Crake - The only breeding records are from highland marshes of central Ethiopia. It is also a very local and apparently summer visitor to highland marshes south of the equator. It is yet unknown whether the northern and southern populations are distinct, but their physical features appear identical. The birds are however not resident in any of the few known sites, sometimes departing after as little as six weeks when conditions turn unfavourable.


Madagascar Flufftail - Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests.


Chestnut-headed Flufftail - The Chestnut-headed Flufftail is a species of bird in the Rallidae family. It is found in Angola, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Gabon, Malawi, Rwanda, Tanzania, and Zambia.


Slender-billed Flufftail - Its natural habitats are swamps and arable land. It is threatened by habitat loss.

Order : Gruiformes
Family : Rallidae
Genus : Sarothrura