May 31, 2012

Tankarpata (3350-3700m) (17), PE-CUS May 31, 2012 4:05 PM - 5:50 PM

Tankarpata (3350-3700m), PE-CUS
May 31, 2012 4:05 PM - 5:50 PM
Protocol: Traveling
5.32 mile(s)
Comments:     Traveling/Andean Tinamou: Nest with 5 Eggs.
17 species

Andean Tinamou (Nothoprocta pentlandii)  X     Nest with 5 Eggs.

Nest was empty when spotted, it is placed below tree roots, eggs were first seen covered by feathers, eggs were not touched and to check the number of eggs, was used a stick and slowly clean feathers on the top, and after taking pictures, eggs were covered again by feathers.

Pictures Info:
Date Taken: May 31, 2012 at 17:45 hrs.
Elevation: 3560m/11679ft

Andean Tinamou Eggs
Andean Tinamou Nest
Andean Tinamou Feathers

Spot-winged Pigeon (Patagioenas maculosa)  5
Eared Dove (Zenaida auriculata)  3
Sparkling Violetear (Colibri coruscans)  6
Cream-winged Cinclodes (Cinclodes albiventris)  1
Rusty-fronted Canastero (Asthenes ottonis)  1
Streak-fronted Thornbird (Phacellodomus striaticeps)  X     H
Yellow-billed Tit-Tyrant (Anairetes flavirostris)  1
White-browed Chat-Tyrant (Ochthoeca leucophrys)  4
House Wren (Troglodytes aedon)  2
Great Thrush (Turdus fuscater)  2
Chiguanco Thrush (Turdus chiguanco)  4
Golden-billed Saltator (Saltator aurantiirostris)  3
Peruvian Sierra-Finch (Phrygilus punensis)  1
Band-tailed Seedeater (Catamenia analis)  2
Rufous-collared Sparrow (Zonotrichia capensis)  5
Hooded Siskin (Spinus magellanicus)  2

This report was generated automatically by eBird v3 (

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