Rainforest Biodiversity Guide

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Horned Screamer
Horned Screamer

Scientific Name: Anhima cornuta

Category: Animal

Primary Layer: Emergent Layer

Fun Facts:

  • Horned screamers are related to ducks, geese, and swans.
  • It is a very heavy bird weighing up to 3.1kg
  • the Horned Screamer builds a large floating nest of vegetation.