Bartlett's Tinamou

All tinamou are from the family Tinamidae, and in the larger scheme are also Ratites. Unlike other Ratites, Tinamous can fly, although in general, they are not strong fliers. All ratites evolved from prehistoric flying birds, and Tinamous are the closest living relative of these birds.

The Bartlett's Tinamou is classified as Least Concern. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category.

The Bartlett's Tinamou Crypturellus bartletti is a type of Tinamou commonly found in lowland forest in South America. More

The Bartlett's Tinamou is approximately 27 cm in length. Its upperparts are brown above barred with black, throat and belly white, remainder of underparts rufous, flanks barred black. Its crown is blackish. References - BirdLife Species Factsheet Didn't find what you were looking for. Need more information for your travel research or homework? Ask your questions at the forum about Birds of Bolivia or help others to find answers. More

Order : Tinamiformes
Family : Tinamidae
Genus : Crypturellus
Species : bartletti
Authority : (Sclater & Salvin, 1873)