Recently proposed splits for the family Tinamous

Call of Huayco Tinamou


This short cut is part of a longer track appearing on the CD-ROM Birds of Bolivia.
© Sjoerd Maijer. Recorded December 12, 1993, Chojña Khota, near Inquisivi, dept. La Paz, Bolivia.

Huayco Tinamou     Rhynchotus maculicollis
Gray 1867
Bolivia; nw Argentina.  Grassy ridges in Andes between 1000-3500 m
split from: Rhynchotus rufescens
insert after: Rhynchotus rufescens
Sjoerd Maijer,
Distinctive song of highland form maculicollis of the Red-winged Tinamou (Rhynchotus rufescens): evidence for species rank
The Auk 113, 3 (1996): 695-697

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