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Rufous-headed chachalaca

(Ortalis erythroptera)

Description

Ortalis erythroptera is a species of bird from the genus Ortalis,the Cracidae family.He lives in Colombia,Ecuador and Peru.Natural habitats are subtropical and tropical dry,humid lowland and mountain forests,arid areas and plantations.It is endangered by habitat loss

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum:
Class: Aves
Order:Galliformes
Family:Cracidae
Genus:Ortalis
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