crested screamer

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Related to Southern Screamer: crested screamer, Anhimidae
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Noun1.crested screamer - distinguished from the horned screamer by a feathery crest on the back of the headcrested screamer - distinguished from the horned screamer by a feathery crest on the back of the head
screamer - gooselike aquatic bird of South America having a harsh trumpeting call
Chauna, genus Chauna - crested screamers
chaja, Chauna torquata - largest crested screamer; native to southern Brazil and Argentina
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"Judging from the size of the hindlimb, Hollanda luceria most closely resembled the modern Southern Screamer," project leader Alyssa Bell, a researcher in the Dinosaur Institute at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, told Discovery News.
The modern Southern Screamer's call has been likened to a blaring trumpet and a stadium horn.
They may be from Surrey but there's nothing soft about these southern screamers ( acclaimed producer Chris Sheldon (Foo Fighters, Biffy Clyro) insists the band are destined for heavy rock greatness.

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