Yellow-legged Tinamou (Crypturellus noctivagus) - HBW 1, p. 131
French: Tinamou noctivague
Spanish: Tinamú Patigualdo
Other common names: Wied's Tinamou
Taxonomy: Tinamus noctivagus Wied, 1820, Espírito Santo, Brazil.
Very similar to previous species, but separated by voice and colour of legs and eggs. Very close to several other species of Crypturellus, and may include C. duidae and C. atrocapillus. Two subspecies recognized.
Subspecies and Distribution:
- zabele (Spix, 1825) - NE Brazil.
- noctivagus (Wied, 1820) - SE Brazil.
- Near Threatened Enlarge map
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An individual calling in the Atlantic forest. We recorded by boat in Guaraú River. Locality Guaraú, Peruíbe, São Paulo State, Brazil
Antonio Silveira 26 November 2009 50 weeks ago 3.5
Two birds, song and call. Locality Chapada Diamantina, Bahia State, Brazil
Ciro Albano 1 April 2008 4 years ago 3