Order
Tinamiformes
Family
Tinamidae
Genus
Crypturellus
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SPECIES

Tepui Tinamou Crypturellus ptaritepui

Vitor Gomes and Guy M. Kirwan
Version: 1.0 — Published March 7, 2014

Diet and Foraging

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Diet

There is no information on the diet of Tepui Tinamou, but presumably it feeds on a mixture of seeds and fallen fruits and seeds, supplemented with invertebrates.

Foraging Behavior

Recommended Citation

Gomes, V. and G. M. Kirwan (2014). Tepui Tinamou (Crypturellus ptaritepui), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/nb.teptin1.01