Elegant Crested Tinamou - Eudromia elegans

Length 1.2-1.3 ft (37.0-41.0 cm)
Weight 14.2-18.1 oz (402-512 g)
Clutch Size 5-6
Chicks at birth Precocial
IUCN Conservation Status Least Concern

The Elegant Crested Tinamou or Martineta Tinamou are found in southern Chile and Argentina. Tinamou are Ratites but they can fly, although they are not strong flyers.

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