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slender arboreal guan resembling a wild turkey

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During 3Q2015, GeoPark announced two new oil field discoveries, following successful drilling of the Chachalaca and Jacana exploratory wells, both located on the Llanos 34 Block in Colombia.
This experience provided us with descriptions and measurements of the nests, eggs, and other aspects of reproduction of the Speckled Chachalaca and Rusty-margined Guan.
He does act like a chachalaca, he screeches like a chachalaca," Lopez Obrador said in one of his speeches, in reference to Fox.
More than halfway to acquiring its congressionally mandated goal of 132,500 acres, the refuge is intended as the core of a wildlife corridor that will support some of the rarest species in the world, including the endangered ocelot and jaguarundi, red-crowned parrot and chachalaca, Texas ebony trees, and Indigo snakes.
In addition to creative work that has appeared or will soon appear in such literary magazines as the Iowa Review, Many Mountains Moving, Chachalaca Poetry Review, and Flyway, he has an article forthcoming in Men and Masculinities about fathers, sons, family and work in Stephen King's The Shining, and he is working on a book on Jack Kerouac.
Mourning Dove, Plain Chachalaca, White-tipped Dove, Golden-fronted Woodpecker, White-eyed Vireo and Long-billed Thrasher averaged 7-15 territories per year.
texana) and provides habitat for a variety of birds, including the buff-bellied hummingbird, pheasant-like chachalaca, green jay, groove-billed ani, and pauraque.
Two new Colombian oilfield discoveries: GeoPark resumed drilling on the Llanos 34 Block in Colombia (GeoPark operated with 45% WI) and discovered the new Chachalaca and Jacana oil fields.
In Costa Rica, Stiles and Skutch (1989) reported Ortalis chachalaca (500-650 g) as one of the largest prey taken by the Collared Forest-Falcon.
GeoPark restarted its drilling campaign in June 2015 with successful results so far that include the Chachalaca light oil discovery recently announced on August 27, 2015.
27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- GeoPark Limited ("GeoPark") (NYSE: GPRK), the Latin American oil and gas explorer, operator and consolidator with operations in Chile, Colombia, Brazil, Argentina and Peru[1], today announces a new oil field discovery following the drilling of exploration well Chachalaca 1, located on the Llanos 34 Block in Colombia.
Exploration well Chachalaca 1 in Llanos 34 Block (operated by GeoPark with 45% WI) was drilled to a total depth of 12,300 feet, with indications of hydrocarbons from electric log interpretations in both the Guadalupe and Mirador formations.
Chachalaca Prospect: in June 2015 GeoPark restarted its drilling campaign in the Llanos 34 Block with the Chachalaca 1 exploration well that is currently being drilled as of the date of this release.
deiroleucus Chachalacas/Curassows/Guans Cracidae Speckled Chachalaca Ortalis guttata Spix's Guan Penelope jacquacu Common Piping Guan Pipile pipile Sickle-winged Guan Chamaepetes goudotii Nocturnal Curassow Nothocrax urumutum Salvin's Curassow Mitu salvini New World Quail Odontophoridae Starred Wood Quail Odontophorus stellatus Hoatzin Opisthocomidae Hoatzin Opisthocomus hoazin Limpkin Aramidae Limpkin Aramus guarauna Rails/Crakes/Coots Rallidae Chestnut-headed Crake Anurolimnas castaneiceps Rufous-sided Crake Laterallus melanophaius Grey-breasted Crake L.
The only other cracid species in this area is the Rufus-vented Chachalaca (Ortalis ruficauda).