IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)


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Laterallus ruber is found in the northern parts of South America and into the southern areas of North America. The highest densities found of the ruddy crake are in Columbia and Central America. This species favors the wetlands and wet forests throughout these areas.

(Peterson 1980)

Biogeographic Regions: nearctic (Native ); neotropical (Native )


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