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Guácharo
Guácharo

Scientific Name
Steatornis caripensis

Family

Distribution
They can be found in Panamá, Colombia, Guyana, Brasil, Ecuador, Perú, Trinidad y Venezuela. Mostly in the caves of the northern regions, sloping east towards the Andes..

Details
A nocturnal bird that lives in caves and possesses a special radar system, called an equalizer that allows them to travel during the night, and despite having the characteristics of a bird of prey, its diet consists of fruit.


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