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Black crakes are widespread in a range of wetlands in most of sub-Saharan Africa. They feed on worms, shells, crustaceans, insects, frogs and tadpoles. They can grow up to 20 cm, although the males are usually bigger than the females. A typical clutch has between one and five eggs with a 23-day brood cycle.

Status according to Red List

More information you will get on the web page of the IUCN Red List.

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