Ornate Tinamou (Nothoprocta ornata) - HBW 1, p. 135
French: Tinamou orné
Spanish: Tinamú Pisacca
Taxonomy: Rhynchotus ornatus G. R. Gray, 1867, Bolivia.
Three subspecies recognized.
Subspecies and Distribution:
- branickii Taczanowski, 1875 - C Peru.
- ornata (G. R. Gray, 1867) - S Peru, W Bolivia, N Chile.
- rostrata Berlepsch, 1907 - NW Argentina.
- Least Concern Enlarge map
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Two cuts of the same bird walking Locality Laguna de Pozuelos Natural Monument, Jujuy Province, Argentina (ssp rostrata)
German Pugnali 30 July 2009 2 years ago 31 sec 4.7
A pair with three chicks crossing the road. Locality Jujuy Province, Argentina (ssp rostrata)
German Pugnali 4 April 2009 2 years ago 32 sec 4.3
A bird walking through the rugged terrain. Locality Junín National Reserve, Peru (ssp branickii)
Yoel Jimenez 7 November 2012 2 years ago 30 sec 4.2
A bird standing on the ground Locality Jujuy Province, Argentina (ssp pentlandii)
Max Roth 31 January 2002 10 years ago 24 sec 3.9
a bird walking away after seeing us Locality Junín National Reserve, Peru (ssp branickii)
Daniêl Jimenez 13 November 2012 2 years ago 34 sec 3.7
An adult walking through puna scrub Locality Lauca National Park, Arica and Parinacota Region, Chile (ssp ornata)
Greg Baker 11 November 2011 4 years ago 26 sec 3.7
feeding on ground
Locality Humahuaca, Jujuy Province, Argentina (ssp rostrata)
Nollie Marissen 6 December 2014 1 year ago 4.9
Adult bird in the open by the road
Locality Junín Department, Peru
Dubi Shapiro 27 November 2009 8 weeks ago 4.5
One adult standing by the roadside.
Locality El Infiernillo, Tucumán Province, Argentina
Daniel Field 28 September 2014 1 year ago 4.5
A bird on the ground.
Locality Sajama National Park, Oruro Department, Bolivia (ssp ornata)
Joe Tobias 7 December 2005 4 years ago 4.2
Adult-Santa Catalina, Jujuy, Argentina
Locality Jujuy Province, Argentina (ssp rostrata)
Silvia Vitale 24 February 2010 5 years ago 4
bird in typical habitat
Locality Putre, Arica and Parinacota Region, Chile (ssp ornata)
Arthur Grosset 7 February 2007 6 years ago 3.5