What is another word for Crested Cariama?

5 synonyms found


[ kɹˈɛstɪd kˈaɹi͡əmə], [ kɹˈɛstɪd kˈaɹi‍əmə], [ k_ɹ_ˈɛ_s_t_ɪ_d k_ˈa_ɹ_iə_m_ə]

The Crested Cariama, also known as the Red-legged Seriema, is a bird found in Central and South America. It is a member of the Cariamidae family, which includes several other species of similar-looking birds. The Crested Cariama has distinctive feathers on its head that give it a crested appearance, hence its name. While the name "Crested Cariama" is the most commonly used, there are other synonyms for this bird, including Red-legged Seriema, Cariama cristata, and Cariama rufa. These synonyms may be used depending on the geographic region or context in which the bird is being discussed.

Semantically related words: vulture, eagle

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    The Crested Cariama ("Cariama cristata") is a rare and endangered toucan found in humid montane forests of the Brazilian Amazon. One of the smallest toucans, it stands just over 15 cm tall and is mainly grey with a white crest, forehead, and throat. It makes a distinctive "chew chew" call.

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