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Red-legged Seriema

Zoo Location: Forest
Red-legged Seriema
Habitat

Grassland.

Wild Diet

Insects, leaves and seeds.

Behaviour

This bird can run fast and it rarely flies. It tends to rely on its running speed to escape danger.

Breeding

It builds sticks in trees for a nest and lays 2-3 eggs which both parents incubate.

Red-legged Seriema Red-legged Seriema

INFORMATION

  • Latin Name: Cariama cristata
  • Class: Birds
  • Order: Gruiformes
  • Family: Cariamidae
  • Conservation status: Least Concern
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