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 40 weeks ago 31 sec 4.5
A pair with three chicks crossing the road. Locality Jujuy Province, Argentina (ssp rostrata)
German Pugnali 4 April 2009 40 weeks ago 32 sec 4
A bird walking through the rugged terrain. Locality Junín National Reserve, Peru (ssp branickii )
Yoel Jimenez 7 November 2012 46 weeks ago 30 sec 3.8
a bird walking away after seeing us Locality Junín National Reserve, Peru (ssp branickii)
Daniêl Jimenez 13 November 2012 1 year 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 2 years ago 26 sec 3.7
walking away (for us), later looking out from his post (rock) Locality Puno Department, Peru (ssp ornata)
Wim ten Have 6 May 2011 49 weeks ago 21 sec 3.6
A bird on the ground.
Locality Sajama National Park, Oruro Department, Bolivia (ssp ornata)
Joe Tobias 7 December 2005 2 years ago 4.2
Adult-Santa Catalina, Jujuy, Argentina
Locality Jujuy Province, Argentina (ssp rostrata)
Silvia Vitale 24 February 2010 4 years ago 4
bird in typical habitat
Locality Putre, Arica and Parinacota Region, Chile (ssp ornata)
Arthur Grosset 7 February 2007 4 years ago 3.5