Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Hoatzin :: Hoatzin
Hoatzin Opisthocomus hoazin
Described by: Müller, Statius (1776)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeC. and ne. South America in the Amazon and Orinoco River Basins;
N. Amazonian region in Venezuela (Apure, Portuguesa, Guarico, Monagas, Sucre, Delta Amacuro, n. Bolivar and n. Amazonas), Guyana, Surinam, Guiana, e. Ecuador, e. Peru (Tambopata River, Madre de Dios), n. and e. Bolivia (Pando, Beni, Cochabamba, Santa Cruz) and Amazonian and e. Brazil (Amazon Basin from nw. Mato Grosso e. to Maranhao, Piaui and s. to sw. Goias).
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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