Birds of Colombia
EURYPYGIFORMES: Eurypygidae (Sunbittern)
Genus: Eurypyga (1 species, 1 worldwide)
(Eurypyga helias major)
Sarapiqui, Costa Rica
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A heron-like bird only closely related to the [Kagu], an obscure bird from an island near Australia. The Sunbittern is secretive but not near as difficult to see as most rails and crakes.
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