Order: Tinamiformes | Family: Tinamidae | IUCN Status: Least Concern
Age: Adult | Sex: Male | Loc. Amazonian Brazil
Status: The Brazilian Tinamou is rare and poorly known in Terra Firme forest in Madre de Dios, Ucayali and lower Loreto departments. It also occurs in Br and Bo.
Name in Spanish: Perdiz Brasileña.
Sub-species: Brazilian Tinamou (Crypturellus strigulosus) Temminck, 1815.
Meaning of Name: Crypturellus: Gr. kruptus= hidden, concealed and oura= tail. strigulosus: L. strigulosus, strigula, strigilis = with striated pattern.
- Species range based on: Schulenberg, T. S., D. F. Stotz, and L. Rico. 2006. Distribution maps of the birds of Peru, version 1.0. Environment, Culture & Conservation (ECCo). The Field Museum. http://fm2.fieldmuseum.org/uw_test/birdsofperu on 01/01/2015.