Tinamous (Tinamidae)

Spotted Nothura (Nothura maculosa) - HBW 1, p. 137

French: Tinamou tacheté German: Fleckensteißhuhn Spanish: Tinamú Manchado

Taxonomy: Tinamus maculosa Temminck, 1815, Paraguay.
Eight subspecies recognized.

Subspecies and Distribution:

  • cearensis Naumburg, 1932 - NE Brazil.
  • major (Spix, 1825) - EC Brazil.
  • paludivaga Conover, 1950 - C Paraguay, NC Argentina.

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  • cearensis Naumburg, 1932 - NE Brazil.
  • major (Spix, 1825) - EC Brazil.
  • paludivaga Conover, 1950 - C Paraguay, NC Argentina.
  • maculosa (Temminck, 1815) - SE Brazil, E Paraguay, NE Argentina, Uruguay.
  • pallida Olrog, 1959 - NW Argentina.
  • annectens Conover, 1950 - E Argentina.
  • submontana Conover, 1950 - SW Argentina.
  • nigroguttata Salvadori, 1895 - SC Argentina.