Tinamous (Tinamidae)

Ornate Tinamou (Nothoprocta ornata) - HBW 1, p. 135

French: Tinamou orné German: Pisaccasteißhuhn 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.