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great potoo, Nyctibius grandis, is a near passerine bird, both...

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Caption: great potoo, Nyctibius grandis, is a near passerine bird, both the largest potoo species and the largest member of the order Caprimulgiformes (nightjars and allies). During the day it perches upright on a tree stump, and is very cryptic, resembling part of the stump; this is a camouflage using color and shape. Ceiba Tops Lodge, Amazon River, The Amazon, Rio Amazonas, in South America is the largest river by discharge volume of water in the world and according to most authorities, the second longest in length - Wikipedia; Amazon River rainforest, Peru, South America, PotooG48678czvs.jpg
Location: Ceiba Tops Lodge, Amazon River rainforest
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