Cochlearis cochlearis (Boat-billed Heron)

Boat-billed Heron

Dutch: Schuitbekreiger

Order: Ciconiiformes
Family: Ardeidae
Genus: Cochlearis
Species: Cochlearis cochlearis

Side, top and bottom view of skull. (Click on image to enlarge)

Length: 129 mm
Length cranium: 54 mm
Width (cranium): 42 mm
Height (cranium): 28 mm
Alternative names: Cochlearius cochlearius (sc) Kahnschnabel (German), Savacou huppé (French), Martinete Cucharón (Spanish)