Yellow-headed Caracara - Milvago chimachima

Caracara à tête jaune

Yellow-headed Caracaraadult, identification

  • identification
  • adult
  • Caracara chimachima
  • carrapateiro
  • Gelbkopfkarakara
  • Milvago chimachima
  • Falconiformes

The species

Classification

Order  : Falconiformes
Family : Falconidae
Species : Yellow-headed Caracara

Geographic range by countries


specie's pictures

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The picture

O.Net ref. : mafa124662
Author :
Plumage : adult

Shooting

date : 2012 Aug
Country : Costa Rica (cs)
Region : Provincia de Puntarenas
Place : Tárcoles Tárcoles
Lat. : 9° 46' 41'' North
Lng. : 84° 37' 42'' West

Exif Data [+] [-]



Model : NIKON CORPORATION NIKON D3

Exposure : 1/5000 s

aperture : 2.8


Focal length : 400 mm


Iso : 200


Flash : no