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    • Seriemas
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    • Cariamidae

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Recent observations

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What

Red-legged Seriema Cariama cristata

Observer

gio

Date

March 2, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Red-legged Seriema Cariama cristata

Observer

carmelo_lopez

Date

October 26, 2011

Photos / Sounds

Observer

salvador

Date

the past

Photos / Sounds

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What

Red-legged Seriema Cariama cristata

Observer

lotlhmoq

Date

November 10, 2011 08:22 AM CET

Description

Brazil, Mato Grosso do Sul, Bonito, November 10, 2011
photo: lotlhmoq

Photos / Sounds

What

Red-legged Seriema Cariama cristata

Observer

hartvillestuff

Date

July 13, 2009
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Description from Wikipedia

The seriemas are the sole extant members of the small and ancient family Cariamidae, which is also the sole surviving lineage of the order Cariamiformes. Once believed to be related to cranes, they have been placed by one recent study near the falcons, parrots and passerines, as well as the extinct terror birds. The seriemas are large, long-legged terrestrial birds that range from 70 to 90 cm. They live in grasslands, savanna, dry woodland and open...

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