Bare-faced Curassow

Crax fasciolata

The Bare-faced Curassow is a species of bird in the Cracidae family, the chachalacas, guans, curassows, etc.
It is found in eastern-central and southern Brazil, Paraguay, and eastern Bolivia, and extreme northeast Argentina, in the cerrado, pantanal, and the southeastern region of the Amazon Basin.
Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests and subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests.
Bare-faced Curassow (Crax fasciolata)  Headshot of a Curassow with its unique haircut. Bare-faced Curassow,Brazil,Crax fasciolata,Parque Das Aves

Naming

There are three recognized subspecies:
⤷  ''C. f. fasciolata'' - Fasciated Curassow - lowlands of Brazil to Paraguay and northeast Argentina
⤷  ''C. f. grayi'' - eastern Bolivia
⤷  ''C. f. pinima'' - Natterer's Curassow - northeastern Brazil

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Status: Least concern
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Taxonomy
KingdomAnimalia
DivisionChordata
ClassAves
OrderGalliformes
FamilyCracidae
GenusCrax
SpeciesC. fasciolata
Photographed in
Brazil