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Giant Wood-Rail Aramides ypecaha

Described by: Vieillot (1819)
Alternate common name(s): Giant Wood Rail, Giant Wood-rail
Old scientific name(s): Eulabeornis ypecaha


Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil - Aug, 2004 © Arthur Grosset  Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil - Aug, 2004 © Arthur Grosset  Esteros del Iberá, Corrientes, Argentina - Sep 18, 2001 © James Ownby 
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Sc. South America;
E. and se. Brazil (w. Bahia in the dunes of San Francisco, Barra), Paraguay, Uruguay and ne. Argentina (e. Formosa, Chaco, Corrientes, Misiones, n. Santa Fe, Entre Rios, and n. Buenos Aires).


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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Ministerio do Meio Ambiente


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


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