Giant Wood-rail (Aramides ypecaha) - HBW 3, p. 176
French: Râle ypécaha
Spanish: Cotara Ipacaá
Taxonomy: Rallus ypecaha Vieillot, 1819, Paraguay.
Genus sometimes merged into Eulabeornis. Monotypic.
Distribution: E & SE Brazil, Paraguay, Uruguay and NE Argentina.
- Least Concern Enlarge map
Adult calls of alert near the lake. A couple with one young.Background the intermittent sound of crickets. Locality Laguna del Diario, Maldonado, Maldonado Department, Uruguay
Antonio Silveira 20 December 2012 48 weeks ago 5
Giant Wood-Rail singing in bush from the side of Camino Saiz Martinez. Locality Camino Sainz Martínez, José Ignacio, Maldonado Department, Uruguay
Antonio Silveira 22 December 2011 1 year ago 4.5
Alarm calls because of our presence. Locality Laguna del Diario, Maldonado, Maldonado Department, Uruguay
Antonio Silveira 1 December 2012 1 year ago 4
calls after playback Locality Rio Grande do Sul State, Brazil
Jeremy Minns 27 August 2004 4 years ago 0