Rails, Gallinules and Coots (Rallidae)

Bar-winged Rail (Nesoclopeus poecilopterus) - HBW 3, p. 161

French: Râle des Fidji German: Fidschiralle Spanish: Rascón de las Fiji
Other common names: Fiji Rail

Taxonomy: Rallina pœciloptera Hartlaub, 1866, Viti Levu, Fiji Islands.
Sometimes placed in Rallina or even Rallus. Forms superspecies with N. woodfordi, with which may be conspecific. Monotypic.

Distribution: Viti Levu and Ovalau, S Fiji. Almost certainly extinct on Taveuni, N Fiji.

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