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Managing Animal Behaviour through Environmental Enrichment Iván Lozano-Ortega
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2. COLOMBIAN SPECIES COMMONLY TRADE ILEGALLY

The Table 1 shows the most common Genus of animals confiscated in Bogotá.

(Personal experience).

Table 1. Families and Genus of Colombian fauna commonly received at the rescue centre

Family

Common name

Genus

Birds



Accipritidae

Hawks, Eagles

Buteo, Geranoaëtus

Cathartidae

Vultures

Cathartes, Coragyps

Falconidae

Falcons, Caracaras

Polyborus, Milvago, Falco

Tytonidae

Barn Owls

Tyto

Strigidae

Owls

Otus, Bubo, Asio

Psittacidae

Parrots

Ara, Amazona, Aratinga, Brotogeris, Pionus

Mimidae

Mockingbirds

Mimus

Thraupidae

Tanagers

Thraupis

Ramphastidae

Toucans

Pteroglossus, Ramphastos

Rallidae

Gallinules, Rails,Coots

Porphyrio

Ardeidae

Herons, Egrets

Butorides, Bubulcus

Cracidae

Curassows, Guans, Chachalacas

Ortalis

Icteridae

Blackbirds, Oropendolas

Icterus, Molothrus, Cacicus

Tyrannidae

Flycatchers

Pitangus, Tyrannus

Corvidae

Jays

Cyanocorax

Turdidae

Thrushes

Turdus

Fringillidae

Finches

Sicalis

Mammals



Felidae

Cats

Leopardus

Canidae

Foxes

Cerdocyon

Procyonidae

Coatis, Kinkajous

Nasua, Potos

Mustelidae

Otters, Weasels, Tayras

Eira

Cebidae

Monkeys

Cebus,Saimiri, Lagothrix, Aotus

Callithricidae

Tamarins, Marmosets

Saguinus, Cebuella

Dasyproctidae

Agoutis

Dasyprocta

Agoutidae

Pacas

Agouti

Sciuridae

Squirrels

Sciurus

Dasypodidae

Armadillos

Dasypus

Tayassuidae

Peccaries

Tayassu

Reptiles



Boidae

Boas

Boa

Colubridae

Snakes

Atractus

Viperidae

Pitvipers

Crotalus

Iguanidae

Iguanas

Iguana

Crocodilidae

Crocodiles

Crocodylus

Alligatoridae

Caimans

Caiman

Emydidae

Terrapins

Trachemys

Pelomedusidae

Arraus, Terecays

Podocnemis

Kinosternidae

Mud Turtles

Kinosternon

Testudinae

Tortoises

Geochelone



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