Crypturellus

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Etymology[edit]

From the Ancient Greek words κρυπτός (kruptós, covered, hidden), οὐρά (ourá, tail), and -ellus, a Latin diminutive suffix. The genus name Crypturellus therefore means "small hidden tail"

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Crypturellus m

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Tinamidae – tinamous, principally of forests.

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