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Recent observations

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What

Sunbittern Eurypyga helias

Observer

nlaroche

Date

August 22, 2014 08:02 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sunbittern Family Eurypygidae

Observer

sara4

Date

April 10, 2014

Place

london zoo (Google, OSM)

Description

london zoo

Photos / Sounds

What

Sunbittern Eurypyga helias

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

May 28, 2014 02:43 PM PDT

Description

A captive zoo animal, but I thought this was neat enough to share. Sunbittern bringing a wet leaf to add to the edge of its nest, which was on the end of a branch sticking out into the water.

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What

Sunbittern Eurypyga helias

Observer

john11

Date

January 26, 2012

Place

Coca (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Sunbittern Eurypyga helias

Observer

blubayou

Date

August 13, 2008 04:45 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Sunbittern (Eurypyga helias) Eurypyga helias

Observer

salvador

Date

June 1, 2013

Photos / Sounds

What

Sunbittern Eurypyga helias

Observer

hoppy1951

Date

November 24, 2012 05:04 PM GYT

Description

The bird then flew across the Rewa River, showing its spectacular sunburst of colour, sometimes likened to a 'Najavo rug'.
Rewa River upstream of Rewa Ecolodge, Rewa Village, north Rupununi, central Guyana, South America.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sunbittern Eurypyga helias

Observer

greglasley

Date

April 21, 1992

Description

Sunbittern
Hato El Cedral,
Venezuela
21 April 1992

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Description from Wikipedia

Eurypygiformes or Eurypygae is a clade formed by the kagus, comprising two species in the Rhynochetidae family endemic to New Caledonia, and the Sunbittern (Eurypyga helias) from the tropical regions of the Americas.

No range data available.