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slender arboreal guan resembling a wild turkey

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Posicionar el eslogan ""Ven a Xalapa y hospedate en su corazon", demostrando a los turistas de aventura la cercania de lugares como Jalcomulco para descenso de rio y Chachalacas con recorridos a dunas.
The species are: Speckled chachalaca (Ortalis guttata), Spix's guan (Penelope jacquacu), Blue-throated piping-guan (Pipilecumanensis), and Razor-billed curassow (Mitu tuberosum).
Human impact on populations of chachalacas, guans and currasows (Galliformes: Cracidae) in Venezuela.
Ursulo Galvan, playa Chachalacas, Villa 742 (MEXU); Mun.
Schmitz-Ornes A (1999) Vulnerability of Rufous-vented chachalacas (Ortalis ruficauda) to man-induced habitat alterations in Northern Venezuela.
Y es la locura carcajeante: titulares de primera plana, tiempo de radio y television, suplementos politicos con fotografias de chachalacas, ave rara de Tabasco de grito chillon que la politica vuelve de golpe celebre.
Tras solazarse un rato con el paisaje, puso de nuevo el vehiculo en marcha y descendio a toda velocidad de la duna de casi 50 metros de altura adonde se habia encaramado para luego emprender una carrera que termino al borde del mar, a las afueras de Chachalacas (un poblado costero situado 35 kilometros al norte del puerto de Veracruz), convertido en punto de encuentro para los amantes de la velocidad y los recorridos por terrenos dificiles.
The boughs of a gumbo-limbo tree drooped low with roosting chachalacas, dark, chicken-size birds renowned for their remarkable singing style.
and a gathering of chachalacas, birds in the Mexican forest who, en masse, sound like a "chorale," an "oratory," a "revelation" and a "gospel song" which climaxes--to Kingsolver's ears--with "Glory ballelujab
Los pajaros, concretamente, chachalacas, se usan para dar ambientacion y senalar el paso del tiempo.
During my last visit there, I had traveled less than 100 yards inside the refuge's boundaries when a flock of plains chachalacas ambled across a gravel road in front of me.
This habitat is particularly favored by birds such as chachalacas (Ortalis vetula) and green jays (Cyanocorax yncas), as well as another endangered and elusive cat, the jaguarundi (Felis yagouaroundi cacomitli).
At dusk or dawn one can still be lucky enough to glimpse a puma darting across the ruins' only road or hear the shriek of chachalacas, an endangered bird of prey, overhead.
But after you've spotted a buff-bellied hummingbird and heard the gregarious cha-cha-lac of a flock of chachalacas, you'll know why the Lower Rio Grande Valley of Texas is considered a bird-watchers' paradise.