Horned Screamer

Anhima cornuta - Kamichi cornu

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Anseriformes

  • Family
    :

    Anhimidés

  • Genus
    :

    Anhima

  • Species
    :

    cornuta

Descriptor

Linnaeus, 1766

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 94 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 170 cm.
  • Weight
    : 3000 à 3150 g
Longevity

15 years

Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Kamichi cornu
adult
Kamichi cornu
adult

Horned Screamer (Anhima cornuta) is a species of bird in the Anhimidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Kamichi cornu,
  • Chajá añuma,
  • anhuma,
  • Hornwehrvogel,
  • egyszarvú csája,
  • Anioema,
  • Kaimichi cornuto,
  • hornvärnfågel,
  • Horngjeterfugl,
  • anhima rohatá,
  • kamiš růžkatý,
  • Anhima,
  • sarviromisko,
  • txajà banyut,
  • skrzydłoszpon rogaty,
  • Рогатая паламедея,
  • ツノサケビドリ,
  • 角叫鸭,
  • 角叫鴨,

Voice song and cries

Kamichi cornu
adult

Habitat

Kamichi cornu
adult

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland, Subtropical/Tropical Swamp ; Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Seasonally Wet/Flooded ; Wetlands (inland) : Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands

Geographic range

Sources of information

Other sources of interest

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published: - Updated: 22-09-2009
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