Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Seriemas :: Red-legged Seriema

Red-legged Seriema Cariama cristata

Described by: Linnaeus (1766)
Alternate common name(s): Crested Seriema
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Vila Bela de Santíssima Trindade, Mato Grosso, Brazil - Mar, 2003 © Arthur Grosset  Brazil - Aug 19, 2007 © Jean-Philippe Paris  Chapada dos Guimarães, Mato Grosso, Brazil - Jun, 2006 © Lou Hegedus  Paraguay River, Mato Grosso, Brazil - Jun, 2006 © Lou Hegedus  Chapada, Brazil - Sep, 2004 © Tom Stephenson 
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E. c. tropical South America;
C. Brazil (w. and c. Bahia, Chapada Diamantina), Bolivia, Paraguay, Uruguay (Banados del Este) and nw. Argentina s. to San Luis, La Pampa, n. Santa Fe and Entre Rios.


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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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