Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Guans, Chachalacas and Allies :: Rufous-headed Chachalaca

Rufous-headed Chachalaca Ortalis erythroptera

Described by: Sclater, P. L.; Salvin (1870)
Alternate common name(s): Ecuadorian Chachalaca
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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Nw. South America;
Restricted range;
Vicinity of Esmeraldas in w. Ecuador to ex. nw. Peru (Tumbes and Piura).


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


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