Great Tinamou
File:Great Tinamou.png
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Infraclass: Palaeognathae
Clade: Notopalaeognathae
Superorder: Tinamimorphae
Family: Tinamidae
Genus: Tinamus
Species: T. major
Binomial name
Tinamus major
(Gmelin, 1789 [originally Tetrao])[2]
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T. m. percautus (Van Tyne, 1935)
T. m. robustus (Sclater & Salvin,1868)
T. m. fuscipennis (Salvador, 1895)
T. m. castaneiceps (Salvadori, 1895)
T. m. brunniventris (Aldrich, 1937)
T. m. saturatus (Griscom, 1929)
T. m. latifrons (Salvadori, 1895)
T. m. zuliensis
(Osgood & Conover, 1929)
T. m. major (Gmelin, 1789)
T. m. olivascens (Conover, 1937)
T. m. peruvianus (Bonaparte, 1856)
T. m. serratus (Spix, 1825)

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References edit

  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Tinamus major". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2012. Retrieved 26 November 2013.
  2. ^ Brands, S. (2008)
  3. ^ Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; no text was provided for refs named AOU

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File:Paw 1.png This article is part of Project Aves, a All Birds project that aims to write comprehensive articles on each bird, including made-up species.
File:Spotted Nothura.png This article is part of Project Tinamiformes/idae, a All Birds project that aims to write comprehensive articles on each tinamous, including made-up species.