LIMPKIN   -   ARAMIDAE


Limpkin - Aramus guarauna
Limpkin
Aramus guarauna guarauna
Fazenda Santa Tereza (Pantanal Wildlife Center), Mato Grosso state, Brazil.
A decidedly odd bird of neotropical marshes (it also reaches South Florida). The only member of the family Aramidae, its closest relatives are apparently the cranes. (S6)



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