Cracidae: chachalacas and guans of Guatemala

(6 of 6 species covered)

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Plain Chachalaca (Ortalis vetula)

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Plain Chachalaca

More photos of Plain Chachalaca at CAYAYA BIRDING website:
Adult perched in a shrub.
A pair with chicks.

White-bellied Chachalaca (Ortalis leucogastra)

White-bellied Chachalaca

More photos of Crested Guan at CAYAYA BIRDING website:
Adult.

Crested Guan (Penelope purpurascens)

Crested Guan

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Adult.
Adult.

Highland Guan (Penelopina nigra)

Highland Guan

More photos of Highland Guan at CAYAYA BIRDING website:
Adult male.
Adult male.

Horned Guan (Oreophasis derbianus)

Horned Guan

More photos of Horned Guan at CAYAYA BIRDING website:
Adult at Atitlán volcano.
Adult at Atitlán volcano.
Adult at San Pedro volcano.
Adults, immature, chick.
Adult at Atitlán volcano.

Great Curassow (Crax rubra)

Great Curassow

More photos of Great Curassow at CAYAYA BIRDING website:
Adult male.


Highland Guan

Read about our research on Highland Guan.


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