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  Amaurornis phoenicurus
  Family Name : Rallidae

  Taxonomic Group : Vertebrates (Bird)

  Common Names : White-breasted Waterhen

 
White-breasted Waterhen
  • Description
    • Description :
      Upperparts slaty grey, black; face, breast and belly white; vent rufous
  • Ecology, Habitat & Location
    • Habitats :
      Mangroves, Parks & Gardens, Urban, Pond
      Nature Reserves :
      Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve
      Parks & Gardens :
      Singapore Botanic Gardens, West Coast Park
      Nature Areas :
      Kranji Nature Trail, Lorong Halus, Pulau Tekong, Pulau Ubin, Kranji Mangrove
  • Status
    • Species Status :
      Resident
      Conservation Status :
      Common
  • References
    • Strange, S. & Jeyarajasingam, A. 1993. Birds: A photographic guide to the birds of Peninsular Malaysia and Singapore. Singapore: Sun Tree Publishing (S'pore) Pte Ltd. 258pp 
      Wang, L.K. & Hails, C.J. 2007. An annotated checklist of the birds of Singapore. Raffles Bulletin of Zoology Supplement no. 15. 179pp 

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