WoRMS taxon details

Porzana carolina (Linnaeus, 1758)

159013  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159013)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh
Not documented
Distribution Caribbean; North America; range extends from Southern Newfoundland to the Gulf of Mexico  
Distribution Caribbean; North America; range extends from Southern Newfoundland to the Gulf of Mexico [details]
WoRMS (2018). Porzana carolina (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159013 on 2018-10-15
Date
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2005-05-27 09:47:05Z
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2011-04-08 06:18:06Z
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2011-04-27 09:01:37Z
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basis of record  Banks, R.C., R.W. McDiarmid, and A.L. Gardner. 1987. Checklist of vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Resource Publication No. 166. 79 p. [details]   

additional source  Robbins, C. S. (1983). Golden field Guide to Birds of North America. Golden press. 360p. [details]   

additional source  Linkletter, L. E. (1977). A checklist of marine fauna and flora of the Bay of Fundy. <em>Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B.</em> 68: p. [details]   

additional source  Peterson, R.T.; Peterson, V.M. (2002). A field guide to the birds of eastern and central North America. <em>Fifth Edition.</em> Peterson Field Guide Series. Houghton Mifflin Company. New York. 427 p. [details]   

additional source  Squires, H.J. 1990. Decapod Crustacea of the Atlantic coast of Canada. Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 221. 532 p. [details]   

additional source  Vanner, M. 2003. The encyclopedia of North American birds. Paragon Publishing. Bath. 383 p. [details]   

additional source  Gallardo, J. C., V. Macías, and E. Velarde. 2009. Birds (Vertebrata: Aves) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1321–1342 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

additional source  Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Dimensions Length: 8 3/4' (22 cm) [details]

Distribution Caribbean; North America; range extends from Southern Newfoundland to the Gulf of Mexico [details]

Reproduction Breeds across Canada from Newfoundland, Hudson Bay, and Mackenzie to British Columbia, and south to Pennsylvania, Missouri, and northern Mexico. Winters from Florida and the Gulf States south to the West Indies and northern South America. [details]
 

LanguageName 
Dutch soraral  [details]
English sora  [details]
French marouette de Caroline  [details]
German Carolinasumpfhuhn  [details]
Lithuanian geltonsnapė švygžda  [details]
Polish kureczka karolińska  [details]
Russian погоныш каролинский  [details]
Slovenian Ameriška tukalica  [details]
Spanish polluela sora  [details]
Swedish Karolinasumphöna  [details]
Turkish sorakarolina yelvesi  [details]
Welsh rhegen sora  [details]