Birds of Colombia

    FALCONIFORMES: Falconidae (Caracaras, Falcons)  
Genus: Ibycter (1 species, 1 worldwide)

Red-throated Caracara
Red-throated Caracara (Ibycter americanus)
ProAves Chestnut-capped Piha Reserve, AnorĂ­, Antioquia, Colombia  

A very large and very loud fruit-eating caracara found in lowland forest canopies.

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