Order: Tinamiformes | Family: Tinamidae | IUCN Status: Least Concern
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Amazonas, Peru
Age: Adult Sex: Unknown | Loc. Madre de Dios, Peru
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown |Loc. Southeast Peru
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Amazonian Brazil
Status: The Cinereous Tinamous is common in floodplain and Varzea forests in the Amazonian lowlands. It is known to elevations ranging up to 1000 m along the foothill of the Andes. It also occurs in Co, Ec, Br, and Bo.
Name in Spanish: Perdiz Cinérea.
Sub-species: Cinereous Tinamou (Crypturellus cinereus) Gmelin, 1789.
Meaning of Name: Crypturellus: Gr. kruptus= hidden, concealed and oura= tail. cinereus: L. cinereus gray color.
- 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.