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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TOUR # 5: THREE NIGHTS IN CHIRRIPO

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Community ActivitiesIn the area bordering Chirripó National Park there are 4 communities that celebrate and conserve local traditions...
 

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Red - headed BarbetPrefers the very humid forests, bushes and partially cleared boundary zones; feeds in the low or high levels...
  • Name: Red - headed Barbet

  • Scientific name: Eubucco Bourcierii

  • Family: Ramphastidae

  • Region: San Gerardo

 

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