An Introduction to the Birds of Tropical America

    Hoatzin  

The Hoatzin is a large 'prehistoric' leaf-eating bird which is not hunted because its meat tastes terrible. And since leaves are common, so is this species.


Hoatzin
Hoatzin (Opisthocomus hoazin)
Manu, Peru

Hoatzin profile
Hoatzin (Opisthocomus hoazin)
Manu, Peru


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