East Brazilian chachalaca

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East Brazilian chachalaca
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Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Galliformes
Family: Cracidae
Genus: Ortalis
Species: O. araucuan
Binomial name
Ortalis araucuan
Spix, 1825

The East Brazilian chachalaca (Ortalis araucuan) is a species of bird in the Cracidae family. It is found in forests in the Atlantic forests in eastern Brazil. It was previously considered a subspecies of the speckled chachalaca.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2017). "Ortalis araucuan". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2017: e.T22731569A112398411. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2017-1.RLTS.T22731569A112398411.en. Retrieved 14 January 2018.