Birds of Colombia

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

Black Caracara
Black Caracara (Daptrius ater)
PNN Amacayacu, Colombia  
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.

Usually solitary and uncommon.
Immature (yellow face)

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