Crestless curassow

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Crestless curassow
Mitu tomentosum.jpg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Galliformes
Family: Cracidae
Genus: Mitu
Species: M. tomentosum
Binomial name
Mitu tomentosum
(Spix, 1825)

Crax tomentosa (Spix, 1825)
Mitu tomentosa

The crestless curassow (Mitu tomentosum) is a species of bird in the family Cracidae. It is found in Brazil, Colombia, Guyana, and Venezuela. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Mitu tomentosum". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 26 November 2013.
  2. ^ "Mitu tomentosum". Avibase.