Rails, Gallinules and Coots (Rallidae)

Plain-flanked Rail (Rallus wetmorei) - HBW 3, p. 168

French: Râle de Wetmore German: Wetmoreralle Spanish: Rascón de Wetmore
Other common names: Wetmore's Rail

Taxonomy: Rallus wetmorei Zimmer and Phelps, 1944, La Ciénaga, Aragua, Venezuela.
Suggested to be conspecific with R. longirostris, but ranges overlap. Monotypic.

Distribution: Coastal N Venezuela.