Azure Gallinule (Porphyrio flavirostris) - HBW 3, p. 199
French: Talève favorite
Spanish: Calamoncillo Celeste
Other common names: Little Gallinule
Taxonomy: Fulica flavirostris Gmelin, 1789, Cayenne.
Formerly listed as P. parvus, but this name preoccupied. Sometimes placed in Gallinula or Porphyrula. Monotypic.
Distribution: E Colombia through CS Venezuela to the Guianas and S to E Ecuador and N Peru E across NC Brazil; SE Peru, N Bolivia, W & C Brazil and C Paraguay to extreme N Argentina; also extreme SE Brazil.
- Least Concern Enlarge map
Locality Manacapuru, Amazonas State, Brazil
Anselmo d Affonseca 1 year ago 3.8
Bird walking in swamp area
Locality Hato El Cedral, Apure State, Venezuela
Thore Noernberg 18 July 2012 42 weeks ago 3.6
Individual on a leaf
Locality Kaw-Roura Nature Reserve, French Guiana
maxcobigo 18 January 2008 3 years ago 3
A bird perched on long grasses
Locality Guajará-Mirim, Rondônia State, Brazil (Monotypic species)
Arthur Grosset 29 March 2003 3 years ago 2.3