Biodiversity - Gray headed Chachalaca

  • Name: Gray headed Chachalaca

  • Scientific name: Ortalis cinereiceps

  • Category: Birds

  • Family: Cracidae

Status:  Common

Size:  51 cm.

Weight:  500 grams.

Elevation:  up to 1,400 meters above sea level.

 

Prefers semi open areas with few trees;  found in the canyon of rivers and brushy areas.

Travel in flocks of six to twelve individuals.

This species is hunted for sport and for its meat.

Reproduces between February and June, and can be seen in family groups in the middle of the year.





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White Nosed CoatiMedium sized, 3-7 kg. The body is dark brown to reddish. It has white rings around the eyes. The snout is long and mobile. Very common in San Gerardo.
  • Name: White Nosed Coati

  • Scientific name: Nasua narica

  • Family: Procyonidae

  • Region: San Gerardo

 

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