Variegated Tinamou

Crypturellus is formed from three Latin or Greek words. kruptos meaning covered or hidden, oura meaning tail, and ellus meaning diminutive. Therefore Crypturellus means small hidden tail.

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The Variegated Tinamou is classified as Least Concern. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category.

The Variegated Tinamou, Crypturellus variegatus, a type of Tinamou commonly found in moist forest lowlands in subtropical and tropical regions of northern South America. More

The Variegated Tinamou is approximately 29.5–33 cm (11.6–13.0 in) in length. Its upper back is rufous, and its lower back and wings are black with conspicuous yellowish bands. Its throat is white, and its neck and upper breast are bright rufous, with buff lower breast and belly. Also, its flanks are tinged with cinnamon and dusky light barring. Its crown and sides of head are black with a yellow bill, and greenish to yellowish-brown lesgs. More

in the variegated tinamou (Crypturellus variegatus), but is about one to one in the ornate tinamou. Other The following is a selection of items (artistic styles or groups, constructions, events, fictional characters, organizations, publications) associated with "variegated tinamou" * Cinereous tinamou (bird) Expand Your Research: Try searching magazines and ebooks for "variegated tinamou". No results found. More

Aspects of the topic variegated tinamou are discussed in the following places at Britannica. Assorted References * characteristics (in tinamou (bird order): Reproduction) ...conditions varying between and even within species. Many species have uneven sex ratios; preponderance of males seems to be more frequent. More

The Variegated Tinamou lives in Rain Forest. Answer verified with Get more facts and information about Variegated tinamou at More

Order : Tinamiformes
Family : Tinamidae
Genus : Crypturellus
Species : variegatus
Authority : (Gmelin, 1789)