Birds of Colombia

    FALCONIFORMES: Falconidae (Caracaras, Falcons)  
Genus: Herpetotheres (1 species, 1 worldwide)

Laughing Falcon
Laughing Falcon (Herpetotheres cachinnans fulvescens)
Bahia Solano, Choco, Colombia  
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.

A medium-sized falcon specializing in snakes that is found inside and outside of lowland and mid-altitude forests.

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