Category Archive: Opisthocomiformes

Jul 07 2011

Hoatzin (Opisthocomus hoazin)

[order] OPISTHOCOMIFORMES | [family] Opisthocomidae | [latin] Opisthocomus hoazin | [UK] Hoatzin | [FR] Hoatzin | [DE] Hoatzin | [ES] Hoatzin | [NL] Hoatzin Subspecies Monotypic species Genus Physical charateristics Adult Hoatzins are approximately 60 to 68 cm in length. They have blue skin covering their faces and their eyes are red. The outer feathers …

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