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Yellow-legged Tinamou

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  Alternate name
Crypturellus noctivagus Scientific name
Tinamiformes Order
Tinamidae Family
28–31 cm Length
Forest, savanna, shrubland, caatinga, up to 700m In:-Brazil:-  Minas Gerais(Doce River area), southern Bahia, Espírito Santo, Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, Paraná, Santa Catarina, and Rio Grande do Sul. Crypturellus noctivagus zabele occurs in Northeast Brazil: Northern Minas Gerais and Bahiato Paraíba and Piauí Habitat-Altitude-Range
Fruit, flower buds, tender leaves, seeds, roots, insects & larvae. Food  
Feeds mainly on the ground or from low bushes. Habits


World Number
Near threatened Status

Photo by Luciana Costa © all rights reserved          

Slideshow courtesy The Friends Of Worldbirds © all rights reserved

Yellow-legged Tinamou song
(Crypturellus noctivagus zabele)
Ciro Albano XC40027
14-10-2009, Brazil

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