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Southern Screamer Chauna torquata

  • Order: Anseriformes
  • Family: Anhimidae
  • Monotypic
  • Authors: Brady, Serina
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Diet and Foraging

Diet

Southern Screamers eat aquatic plants, seeds, leaves, stems, and some crops. They graze in a similar fashion to the ducks and geese (Weller 1999).

Foraging Behavior

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Recommended Citation

Brady, Serina. 2010. Southern Screamer (Chauna torquata), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, New York, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/nb.souscr1.01