Cariama cristata

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Noun1.Cariama cristata - Brazilian CariamaCariama cristata - Brazilian Cariama; sole representative of the genus Cariama
wader, wading bird - any of many long-legged birds that wade in water in search of food
Cariama, genus Cariama - the type genus of the Cariamidae comprising only the crested cariama
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Abstract: Three hand-reared, 50-53 day-old, red-legged seriema (Cariama cristata) chicks were evaluated for acute lameness and reluctance to ambulate.
Los informantes mencionaron 30 especies de aves indicadores de lluvia, siendo las mas frecuentes Crotophaga ani, Herpetotheres cachinnans, Cariama cristata y Nystalus maculatus.
For example, here is a quote from the science page of North Carolina State University about birds of the Brazilian grasslands: "Among the birds, the emu (Rhea americana) and the siriema (crested cariama; Cariama cristata) are typical inhabitants."
Cytochrome b sequences are being used to investigate the systematic position of the South American Red-legged Seriema (Cariama cristata) and Black-legged Seriema (Chunga burmeisteri) to the Musophagidae (turacos), Ciconiidae (storks), and Gruiformes (cranes).