Birds of Colombia

    FALCONIFORMES: Falconidae (Caracaras, Falcons)  
Genus: Phalcoboenus (1 species, 4 worldwide)

Carunculated Caracara
Carunculated Caracara (Phalcoboenus carunculatus)
San Jorge de Quito Eco lodge, Quito, Ecuador  
Photograph by George Cruz (San Jorge Eco-Lodges)   © All Rights Reserved.

Carunculate: A fleshy naked outgrowth.

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