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- Phalcoboenus carunculatus
A resident species.
Open, mountain grasslands, glaciers from 1000 to 5000m.
Often seen in groups of up to 50.
The diet includes carrion, insects and snails.
The 1 or 2 eggs are incubated by both adults for 36 days; the young fledge after 2 months.
- Clements, JF. 2008. The Clements Checklist of Birds of the World. 6th ed., with updates to December 2008. Ithaca: Cornell Univ. Press. ISBN 978-0801445019.
- BirdForum Opus contributors. (2023) Carunculated Caracara. In: BirdForum, the forum for wild birds and birding. Retrieved 30 November 2023 from https://www.birdforum.net/opus/Carunculated_Caracara