Tataupa Tinamou
(Crypturellus tataupa)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Tinamiformes
Family: Tinamidae
Subfamily: Tinaminae
Genus: Crypturellus
Brabourne & Chubb, 1914[1]

Crypturellus atrocapillus
Black-capped Tinamou
Crypturellus bartletti
Bartlett's Tinamou
Crypturellus berlepschi
Berlepsch's Tinamou
Crypturellus boucardi
Slaty-breasted Tinamou
Crypturellus brevirostris
Rusty Tinamou
Crypturellus casiquiare
Barred Tinamou
Crypturellus cinereus
Cinereous Tinamou
Crypturellus cinnamomeus
Thicket Tinamou
Crypturellus duidae
Grey-legged Tinamou
Crypturellus erythropus
Red-legged Tinamou
Crypturellus kerriae
Choco Tinamou
Crypturellus noctivagus
Yellow-legged Tinamou
Crypturellus obsoletus
Brown Tinamou
Crypturellus parvirostris
Small-billed Tinamou
Crypturellus ptaritepui
Tepui Tinamou
Crypturellus soui
Little Tinamou
Crypturellus strigulosus
Brazilian Tinamou
Crypturellus tataupa
Tataupa Tinamou
Crypturellus transfasciatus
Pale-browed Tinamou
Crypturellus undulatus
Undulated Tinamou
Crypturellus variegatus
Variegated Tinamou

Crypturellus is a genus of tinamous.


Crypturellus is formed from the Greek words κρυπτός (kruptós), "covered" or "hidden", οὐρά (ourá), "tail", and -ellus, a Latin diminutive suffix. The genus name Crypturellus therefore means "small hidden tail".[2]



  1. ^ Brands, S. (2008)
  2. ^ Gotch, A. F. (1195)
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z aa ab ac ad ae af ag ah ai aj ak al am an ao ap aq ar as at au av aw ax ay az ba bb bc bd be bf bg bh bi bj bk bl bm bn bo bp bq br bs bt bu bv bw bx Clements, J (2007)
  4. ^ a b c SACC (2008)


  • Brands, Sheila (Aug 14 2008). "Systema Naturae 2000 / Classification, Genus Crypturellus". Project: The Taxonomicon. Retrieved Feb 07 2009.  Check date values in: |access-date=, |date= (help)
  • Clements, James (2007). The Clements Checklist of the Birds of the World (6 ed.). Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press. ISBN 978 0 8014 4501 9. 
  • Gotch, A. F. (1995) [1979]. "Tinamous". Latin Names Explained. A Guide to the Scientific Classifications of Reptiles, Birds & Mammals. New York, NY: Facts on File. p. 183. ISBN 0 8160 3377 3. 
  • Remsen Jr., J. V.; et al. (07 Aug 2008). "Classification of birds of South America Part 01:". South American Classification Committee. American Ornithologists' Union. Retrieved 04 Feb 2009.  Cite uses deprecated parameter |coauthors= (help); Check date values in: |access-date=, |date= (help)
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