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caracara

a group of predatory birds in the family Falconidae that are characterized by long legs and reddish skin on the cheeks and throat. Called also carrion hawks. The common caracara, Polyborus plancus, is found in North and South America.
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In this note, we present two observations of the crested Caracara preying on the snowy egret and eared grebe during winter in the southern part of the Baja California Peninsula.
The lack of edge effect in our study may be explained by the presence of the potential nest predators Burrowing Owls and Southern Caracaras throughout the old mining pits during the nesting season, regardless of the distance to habitat edge (pers.
En el caso de la capitania Qharaqhara sus repartimientos de indios cumplian las obligaciones mitayas preponderantemente en dinero (96,8%), solo el de Caracara lo aportaba en trabajo (3,2%).
Those caracaras are aggressive birds, they're really tough.
Se trata de 24 aves para su identificacion: 17 aves canoras y de ornato viras de diferentes especies contenidas en jaulas dentro de cajas de carton como embalaje y 1 ave de nombre comun cardenal que se encontro muerto dentro de una jaula contenida en una caja de carton como embalaje, 5 tucanes vivos dentro de una caja de madera como embalaje con cuatro compartimientos, contenidos tres especimenes de manera individual y dos juntos, 1 halcon caracara contenido en una jaula individual", se lee en el peritaje.
Evidence of long distance seed dispersal has also been reported for Attalea phalerata by crested caracaras (Caracara plancus; Galetti & Guimaraes, 2004).
jamaicensis, Caracara cheriway y Falco sparverius, sino mas bien, fueron las aves acuaticas las cuales consumen grandes cantidades de invertebrados y peces (Arizmendi et al.
Stanford Marine has recently taken delivery of several new OSVs, such as the three ultra-modern 58-metre DP1 platform supply vessels (PSVs) Condor, Osprey and Caracara - which are already chartered -- and will be welcoming in its fleet further four new vessels this year, amongst which will be two 87-metre diesel electric DP2 PSVs with methanol carrying capacity.
A mixed group of Cathartes aura and Coragyps atratus and a single Caracara cheriway are already feeding on it.
After Cape Horn came a landing at Wulaia Bay, where we saw birds of prey like the great crested caracara, and tasted wild calafate berries, just as Darwin would have done when he visited this remote spot in 1833.
1 -- (Mississippi/Plumeous-type kite) ([dagger]) Buleogallus 2 E (Wetrnoregyps) daggetti (Daggett"s Eagle) Arluila chiysaetos (Golden 2 R Eagle) FALCONIDAE Caracara cheriway (Crested 1 R Caracara) ODONTOPHORIDAE Callipepla douglasii (Elegant 1 R Quail) RALLIDAE Parzana carolina (Sora) 1 M, W Gallinula chloropus (Common 1 R Moorhen) Porphyrio martinicus (Purple 1 M?