Nystalus chacuru (White-eared Puffbird)

White-eared Puffbird

Dutch: Witoorbaardkoekoek

Order: Galbuliformes
Family: Bucconidae
Genus: Nystalus
Species: Nystalus chacuru

Many thanks to the Senckenberg Museum, Frankfurt, for allowing us to photograph this specimen.

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

Length: 59 mm
Length cranium: 24 mm
Width (cranium): 24 mm
Height (cranium): 15 mm
Alternative names: Wei├čohr-Faulvogel (German), Tamatia chacuru (French), Buco Chacur├║ (Spanish)