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Red legged seriema Bird Park, Iguazu Falls, Brazil.                                 Argentina,C. cristata,Cariama cristata,Fall,Geotagged,Red-legged Seriema,Red-legged seriema,Spring Click/tap to enlarge Country intro

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  1. Nice species intro! Posted 4 years ago

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The Red-legged Seriema or Crested Cariama is a mostly predatory terrestrial bird in the seriema family , included in the "Gruiformes" in the old paraphyletic circumscription, but increasingly placed in a distinct order Cariamiformes . The Red-legged Seriema inhabits grasslands from Brazil south of the Amazon to Uruguay and northern Argentina. The area over which it occurs is estimated at 5.9 million km², though the bird is not found everywhere in this region of course. The species is absent from.. more

Similar species: Seriemas
Species identified by Ferdy Christant
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Uploaded Feb 9, 2016. Captured Oct 6, 2015 07:53 in Path Of The Falls Trail, Foz do Iguaçu - PR, Brazil.
  • Canon PowerShot SX700 HS
  • f/5.0
  • 1/807s
  • ISO200
  • 20.258mm