Genus Nothocercus


Highland Tinamou - Tinamus bonapartei


Tawny-breasted Tinamou - All tinamou are from the family Tinamidae, and in the larger scheme are also Ratites. Unlike other Ratites, Tinamous can fly, although in general, they are not strong fliers. All ratites evolved from prehistoric flying birds, and Tinamous are the closest living relative of these birds.


Hooded Tinamou - The Hooded Tinamou Nothocercus nigrocapillus is a type of ground bird found in forests of Bolivia and Peru.

Order : Tinamiformes
Family : Tinamidae
Genus : Nothocercus