Guide of Birds

Turca

  • Familia: Rhinocryptidae
    Genero: Pteroptochos
    Nombre Cientifico: megapodius

    NAME (S) LOCAL (EN):

    Turkish, Turkish


    Distribution: Endemic

    Only found in Chile,
    from Coquimbo to Concepción


    Habitat: semi-arid hills of the Central Valley, and coastal mountain range pre-Andes foothills to 3,000 m


    DESCRIPTION

    Length: 23-24 cms
    .
    Head, neck, back, wings and tail smoky coffee. Supracaudals brownish back and rufous. White brow line. White throat, color extending to the sides of the I strain. Neck and upper chest light brown with rufous dyes. Lower chest, abdomen and flanks of coffee and black striped white. Black beak. Black legs.

    Paises en donde vive la/el Turca

    CHILE -