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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

Cariamiformes or Cariamae is an order of primarily flightless birds that have existed for over 63 million years. The group includes the family Cariamidae (Seriemas) and the extinct families Phorusrhacidae, Bathornithidae, Idiornithidae and Ameghinornithidae. Though traditionally considered as a suborder of the Gruiformes, based on both morphological and genetic studies they may belong to a separate group of birds whose other living members would be the Falconidae, the Psittaciformes and the Passeriformes.

No range data available.