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Ortalis canicollis

Ortalis canicollis (*)

Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Classis: Aves
Subclassis: Carinatae
Infraclassis: Neornithes
Parvclassis: Neognathae
Ordo: Galliformes
Familia: Cracidae
Genus: Ortalis
Species: Ortalis canicollis
Subspecies: O. c. canicollis - O. c. pantanalensis - O. c. ungeri


Ortalis canicollis (Wagler, 1830)


Isis, oder Encyclopädische Zeitung 23 col.1112

Vernacular names
English: Chaco Chachalaca

The Chaco Chachalaca (Ortalis canicollis) is a species of bird in the Cracidae family. It is found in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay, and Uruguay. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests and subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests.


* BirdLife International 2004. Ortalis canicollis. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 10 July 2007

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