Notice for readers: On March 31, Neotropical Birds will be integrated into the new Birds of the World, a powerful research database offering species accounts for every species on earth. Learn more at birdsoftheworld.org. While Birds of the World is a subscription service, we remain committed to offering this content to Neotropical Birds contributors and to those unable to pay for it through our scholarship program. Stay tuned.

Spotted Nothura Nothura maculosa

  • Order: Tinamiformes
  • Family: Tinamidae
  • Polytypic: 8 subspecies
  • Authors: Vitor Gomes
Sections

Demography and Populations

The age ratio in the early winter in Argentina is about 2 to 1 in favor of immature birds (Bump and Bump 1969).

Recommended Citation

Gomes, V. (2014). Spotted Nothura (Nothura maculosa), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/nb.sponot1.01