Tag Archive: Screamers

Nov 19 2011

Southern Screamer (Chauna torquata)

[order] ANSERIFORMES | [family] Anhimidae | [latin] Chauna torquata | [authority] Oken, 1816 | [UK] Southern Screamer | [FR] Kamichi a collier | [DE] Halsband-Wehrvogel | [ES] Chaja Comun (Arg, Uy, Bo), Tapacare (Bo), Chaha(Py) | [NL] Kuifhoenderkoet | [copyright picture] Claudio Diaz Timm Subspecies Monotypic species Genus The Horned Screamer (Anhima cornuta) is a …

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Nov 15 2011

Northern Screamer (Chauna chavaria)

[order] ANSERIFORMES | [family] Anhimidae | [latin] Chauna chavaria | [authority] Linnaeus, 1766 | [UK] Northern Screamer | [FR] Kamichi chavaria | [DE] Weisswangen-Wehrvogel | [ES] Chaja Chicaguire | [NL] Witwanghoenderkoet Subspecies Genus Species subspecies Region Range Chauna chavaria SA Colombia, Venezuela Genus The Horned Screamer (Anhima cornuta) is a member of a small family …

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Nov 12 2011

Horned Screamer (Anhima cornuta)

[order] ANSERIFORMES | [family] Anhimidae | [latin] Anhima cornuta | [authority] Linnaeus, 1766 | [UK] Horned Screamer | [FR] Kamichi cornu | [DE] Horn-Wehrvogel | [ES] Chaja Anuma | [NL] Anioema Subspecies Monotypic species Genus The Horned Screamer (Anhima cornuta) is a member of a small family of birds, the Anhimidae, which occurs in wetlands …

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