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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Grey Tinamou Tinamus tao

Observer

mattclark72

Date

December 29, 2015

Description

Grey tinamou seen about 7:30am on a trail above Copalinga Ecolodge on the road to Bombuscaro entrance to Podocarpus National Park. The bird was extremely approachable, coming with 3 or 4 feet of me. I think he was expecting a hand-out of corn since the lodge feeds the birds daily.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Great Tinamou Tinamus major

Observer

cwbarrows

Date

January 21, 2010

Photos / Sounds

What

Chilean Tinamou Nothoprocta perdicaria

Observer

bastian_riveros

Date

November 15, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Great Tinamou Tinamus major

Observer

annikaml

Date

July 18, 2015 05:48 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Tinamous Family Tinamidae

Observer

angelicabecerrat

Date

June 8, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Great Tinamou Tinamus major

Observer

chia

Date

May 14, 2014

Description

ran across path right in front of me

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Spotted Nothura Nothura maculosa

Observer

nicoolejnik

Date

September 20, 2011

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Little Tinamou Crypturellus soui

Observer

cholzapfel

Date

March 25, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Brushland Tinamou Nothoprocta cinerascens

Observer

nicoolejnik

Date

June 9, 2015

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Undulated Tinamou Crypturellus undulatus

Observer

cholzapfel

Date

March 27, 2015

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Red-legged Tinamou Crypturellus erythropus

Observer

cholzapfel

Date

March 23, 2015

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Variegated Tinamou Crypturellus variegatus

Observer

cholzapfel

Date

March 20, 2015
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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...

No range data available.
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