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Chimango Caracara

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Milvago chimango Scientific name
Falconiformes Order
Falconidae Family
37–43 cm  (Wingspan 80–99 cm ) Length
Grassland & shrubland. Max 4,000 m. Range follow link Habitat
2 - 3 Eggs, incubation 30 - 35 days, fledging  days. Clutch
Mainly , human refuse, arthropods, small mammals and nestling birds. Food  
Hunts mainlly from the ground, Habits
3555 - TSN: 175668 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

Photo by Arthur Grosset © all rights reserved

Slideshow courtesy The Friends Of Worldbirds © all rights reserved

 Chimango Caracara Bernabe Lopez-Lanus Estancia Las Vinchucas_Altona_Tapalque_Buenos Aires Argentina 'Song XC48454

Video by momiperalta © all rights reserved

view photos March 11, 2007 by pablo_caceres_c © all rights reserved

view photos Image by Flavio Garcia  June 17, 2008 © all rights reserved


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AKA:- Bulgarian: Шиманго
Czech: Cimango šedonohý, čimango šedonohý
Danish: Chimango-caracara
German: Chimango, Chimangokarakara
English: Chimango, Chimango Caraca, Chimango Caracara
Spanish: Caracara Chimango, Chimango, Tiuque
Spanish (Argentine): Chimango
Spanish (Bolivia): Chimango
Spanish (Chile): Tiuque
Spanish (Paraguay): Chimango
Spanish (Uruguay): Chimango
Estonian: väikekarakaara
Finnish: Ruskokarakara
French: Caracara chimango, Chimango
Guarani: Kara kara'i
Italian: Caracara chimango, chimango
Japanese: chimangokarakara
Japanese: チマンゴカラカラ
Latin: Milvago chimango
Dutch: Chimango
Norwegian: Brunkarakara
Polish: trebacz brazowy, trębacz brązowy
Portuguese: caracará, caracaraí, chima-chima, Chimango, chimango-carrapateiro, chimango-do-campo
Portuguese (Brazil): caracará, caracaraí, chima-chima, Chimango, chimango-carrapateiro, chimango-do-campo
Russian: Химанго
Slovak: čimačima čimango, cimango milvágo, čimango milvágo, Karakara čimačima
Swedish: Chimangocaracara
Chinese: 叫隼

Range:- Argentina:- Argentine Region:-  Argentine Northwest, Buenos Aires, Cuyo, Gran Chaco, Mesopotamia, Patagonia, )


Brazil:- ( Center-West Brazil:- Mato Grosso do Sul, ) Northeast Brazil:- Sergipe,) (South Brazil:- Paraná, Rio Grande do Sul, Santa Catarina, ) ( Southeast Brazil:- Minas Gerais, Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo. )

Chile, Easter Island, Falkland Islands, Paraguay, Uruguay.


Milvago chimango

Milvago chimango chimango

Milvago chimango temucoensis

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