Speckled Chachalaca

Ortalis guttata

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The speckled chachalaca (Ortalis guttata) is a species of bird in the family Cracidae. It is found in forests and woodlands in the western Amazon Basin. It has distinct white scaling/spotting on the lower neck and chest, but otherwise it resembles other chachalacas, it being vaguely pleasant (though far more arboreal and social), and with an overall brown plumage.

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  1. (c) Cláudio Dias Timm, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), https://www.flickr.com/photos/cdtimm/8224610673/
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ortalis_guttata

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