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Elegant Crested Tinamou

© Lee Dingain

Class: Aves

Order: Tinamiformes


Scientific Name: Eudromia elegans

IUCN Red List status: Least Concern

Protected by the following WLT projects:


Species Range (IUCN)


Despite being a species hunted for food and sport the Elegant Crested Tinamou is not uncommon and has a large range across Argentina and Chile.

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