We can ID this Potoo as a Northern Potoo as follows:
- The Northern Potoo is the only species of Potoo in this area
- Large size
- Yellow iris
- Underparts are whitish with dark streaking and black spots in center of breast. Because the underparts are so whitish this Potoo is probably a juvenile or immature bird
- Crown is streaked with black and white
- Wings have gray, white and dark barring
The Northern Potoo is a new species to our Photographic Life List, which now stands at 823.