NEOTROPICAL Tropical Freshwater
birds

The birds of the tropical freshwater flooded grasslands and wetlands of South and Central America...


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Family Threskiornithidae: Ibises, Spoonbills

 Theristicus caerulescens, 'Plumbeous Ibis', (Hotel Pantanal Mato Grosso, the Pantanal, Brazil).

Family Alcedinidae: Kingfishers

Megaceryle torquata, 'Ringed Kingfisher', (Hotel Pantanal Mato Grosso, the Pantanal, Brazil). Very widespread, from Texas to Tierra del Fuego.