Birds of Colombia

    FALCONIFORMES: Falconidae (Caracaras, Falcons)  
Genus: Caracara (1 species, 2 worldwide)

Northern Crested Caracara
Northern Crested Caracara (Caracara cheriway)
Los Flamencos Wildlife Sanctuary, Camarones, La Guajira, Colombia  

A large caracara which, like other caracara, sometimes eats carrion.

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