Nothura maculosa (Temminck, 1815)

Fernandez, Juan Manuel, Thomann, Luz, Fandiño, Blas, Cajade, Rodrigo & Hernando, Alejandra, 2021, An annotated checklist of birds of Paraje Tres Cerros, Corrientes province, Argentina, Check List 17 (2), pp. 415-443: 422

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.15560/17.2.415

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/9278B873-FFF9-FFBC-DE11-22E3FAF21064

treatment provided by

Marcus

scientific name

Nothura maculosa (Temminck, 1815)
status

 

Nothura maculosa (Temminck, 1815)  

Figure 3B

Observations. ARGENTINA • Multiple; Corrientes, La Cruz, Paraje Tres Cerros; 29°06′33′′S, 056°55′21′′W. Sev- eral individuals have been heard and seen, hiding in the grasslands of PTC. This species was recorded in all macrohabitats with the exception of plantations GoogleMaps   .

Identification. Base coloration is olivaceous brown, spotted with black. Easier to detect by its particular vocalization, very different from Rhynchotus rufescens   (Tem minck, 1815), another common Tinamidae   in the area.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Aves

Order

Tinamiformes

Family

Tinamidae

Genus

Nothura