Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Guans, Chachalacas and Allies :: Speckled Chachalaca

Speckled Chachalaca Ortalis guttata

Described by: Spix (1825)
Alternate common name(s): Colombian Chachalaca, East Brazilian Chachalaca, Brazilian Chachalaca, White-bellied Chachalaca, Scaled Chachalaca
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Sacha Lodge, Ecuador - Jan, 2007 © Kent Nickell  Vila Bela de Santíssima Trindade, Mato Grosso, Brazil - Mar, 2003 © Arthur Grosset  El Dieciocho, near Cali, Colombia - May 2, 2004 © R S Scanlon  El Dieciocho, near Cali, Colombia - May 2, 2004 © R S Scanlon  near Manu National Park, Peru - Aug, 2009 © Jean-Philippe Paris 
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Wc. Amazonian South America; E. Brazil; Se. Brazil;
Three populations;
(1) Colombia (El Dieciocho, Cali) and e. Ecuador (Sacha Lodge) of nw. upper Amazonia.
(2) E. Peru of w. upper Amazonia.
(3) Ne. and e. Bolivia and w. Brazil (Vila Bela de Santissima Trindade, Mato Grosso).
(4) E. Brazil (c. and e. Bahia, Chapada Diamantina).
(5) Se. Brazil.


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


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