Tinamous (Tinamidae)

Undulated Tinamou (Crypturellus undulatus) - HBW 1, p. 129

French: Tinamou vermiculé German: Wellentinamu Spanish: Tinamú Ondulado
Other common names: Banded Tinamou

Taxonomy: Tinamus undulatus Temminck, 1815, Paraguay.
Closely related to C. cinnamomeus. Six subspecies recognized.

Subspecies and Distribution:

  • manapiare Phelps & Phelps, 1952 - S Venezuela.
  • simplex (Salvadori, 1895) - SW Guyana, NC Brazil.
  • yapura (Spix, 1825) - SE Colombia, E Ecuador, E Peru, NW Brazil.

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  • manapiare Phelps & Phelps, 1952 - S Venezuela.
  • simplex (Salvadori, 1895) - SW Guyana, NC Brazil.
  • yapura (Spix, 1825) - SE Colombia, E Ecuador, E Peru, NW Brazil.
  • vermiculatus (Temminck, 1825) - E Brazil.
  • adspersus (Temminck, 1815) - C Brazil.
  • undulatus (Temminck, 1815) - SE Peru to N Argentina.