Two birds feeding in a bush.

Two birds feeding in a bush.
Species: Plain Chachalaca   Ortalis vetula
Subspecies: vetula
Author: Pieter de Groot Boersma
Saturday, August 6, 2005
Added to IBC: 18 Jul 2007 - 00:00
Your rating: None
Average: 4.6 (2 votes)
All Rights Reserved
Altitude (m): 
267 meters


Related Lynx titles
Curassows and Related Birds
The original monography from 1973 by J. Delacour and D. Amadon included wonderful illustrations by A.E. Gilbert. This essential new edition contains all the original drawings and plates as well as stunning new plates by A.E. Gilbert illustrating the chicks of some of the species, and incorporates the plates from the Handbook of the Birds of the World corresponding to this family


Pieter de Groot Boersma, IBC1154009. Accessible at

Extended version
Pieter de Groot Boersma, IBC1154009. Video of Plain Chachalaca Ortalis vetula at Tikal National Park, Guatemala. Accessible at

Embed this video

← Click inside, copy the code and then paste it into your web page code. Show me the embed as it will appear

© All Rights Reserved

This media published on the Internet Bird Collection is protected by Copyright.
It cannot be reproduced without the express written permission of the author.
Advertising more »