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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Great Tinamou Tinamus major

Observer

manila_folder

Date

January 13, 2016 09:33 PM ChST

Photos / Sounds

What

Thicket Tinamou Crypturellus cinnamomeus

Date

August 26, 2016 09:03 AM CDT

Description

Un Tinamú canelo en los andadores del parque

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Great Tinamou Tinamus major

Observer

joey9

Date

June 13, 2008 07:29 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Great Tinamou Tinamus major

Observer

mtorres

Date

July 14, 2016

Place

Manabi, EC (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Great Tinamou Tinamus major

Observer

jasminehernandez

Date

July 14, 2016 06:40 AM COT

Description

Call observation.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Little Tinamou Crypturellus soui

Observer

vancouverbirder

Date

December 1, 2014 03:31 PM PST

Description

*photo needed*

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Great Tinamou Tinamus major

Observer

vancouverbirder

Date

December 1, 2014 03:30 PM PST

Description

*photo needed*

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Great Tinamou Tinamus major

Observer

aescott317

Date

July 14, 2016

Description

Heard calling on bird survey during cloud forest hike in Jama-Coaque Ecological Reserve. ID confirmed by Mike Ellis.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Great Tinamou Tinamus major

Observer

charley

Date

July 26, 2016 10:29 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Great Tinamou Tinamus major

Observer

andybridges

Date

July 23, 2016

Photos / Sounds

What

Great Tinamou Tinamus major

Observer

paloma

Date

July 21, 2016 09:58 AM CST

Description

first spotted off the trail in the undergrowth, this Tinamou later crossed the trail at very close range--the first time I've ever seen (as opposed to heard) a Tinamou

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Great Tinamou Tinamus major

Observer

kturner8490

Date

July 14, 2016

Description

Auditory. Aguas Frias Trail. x2

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Description from Wikipedia

Tinamous form an order (Tinamiformes) comprising a single family, with two distinct subfamilies, containing 47 species of birds found in Mexico, Central America, and South America. The word "tinamou" comes from the Galibi term for these birds, tinamu. One of the most ancient living groups of bird, they are most closely related to the flightless ratites and first appear in the fossil record in the Miocene epoch. They are generally sedentary, ground dwelling and, though not...

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