Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Falcons and Caracaras :: Black Caracara

Black Caracara Daptrius ater

Described by: Vieillot (1816)
Alternate common name(s): Yellow-throated Caracara
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Cristalino River, Alta Floresta, Mato Grosso, Brazil - Sep, 2000 © Arthur Grosset  Cristalino Lodge, Mato Grosso, Brazil - Apr, 2003 © Arthur Grosset  Carajás, Pará, Brazil - Oct, 2005 © Arthur Grosset  near Manu National Park, Peru - Aug, 2009 © Jean-Philippe Paris  Peru - Aug, 1995 © W. S. Clark 
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Amazonian South America;
E. Colombia, e. Ecuador, e. Peru, n. and e. Bolivia through Amazonian Brazil (Maranhao, c. and se. Bahia (Rio Pardo, Carinhanha), , n. Mato Grosso) to w., s. and e. Venezuela, Guyana, Surinam and Guiana.


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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