# Species*:103
# Excl Vagrants*:103
# Endemics*:0
# Near Endemics*:1
*Based on partial or incomplete data.


The table below lists species recorded at this locale but does not indicate frequency of occurrence there. It does indicate whether each species is globally threatened or endangered according to the IUCN and also whether it is migratory, very rare, or accidental in the country. The list is based on available data and may be incomplete.*

color codes

Rheas: Rheidae

1Lesser RheaRhea pennata

Tinamous: Tinamidae

2Ornate TinamouNothoprocta ornata
3Puna TinamouTinamotis pentlandii

Ducks: Anatidae

4Andean GooseOressochen melanoptera
5Crested DuckLophonetta specularioides
6Puna TealSpatula puna
7Cinnamon TealSpatula cyanoptera
8Yellow-billed PintailAnas georgica
9Yellow-billed TealAnas flavirostris
10Andean DuckOxyura ferruginea

Flamingos: Phoenicopteridae

11Chilean FlamingoPhoenicopterus chilensis
12Andean FlamingoPhoenicoparrus andinus
13James's FlamingoPhoenicoparrus jamesi

Grebes: Podicipedidae

14Silvery GrebePodiceps occipitalis

Pigeons and Doves: Columbidae

15Spot-winged PigeonPatagioenas maculosa
16Black-winged Ground DoveMetriopelia melanoptera
17Golden-spotted Ground DoveMetriopelia aymara
18Eared DoveZenaida auriculata

Hummingbirds: Trochilidae

19Red-tailed CometSappho sparganurus
20Andean HillstarOreotrochilus estella

Rails, Gallinules, and Coots: Rallidae

21Common GallinuleGallinula galeata
22Horned CootFulica cornuta
23Giant CootFulica gigantea
24Slate-colored CootFulica ardesiaca
25White-winged CootFulica leucoptera

Stilts and Avocets: Recurvirostridae

26Black-necked StiltHimantopus mexicanus
27Andean AvocetRecurvirostra andina

Plovers and Lapwings: Charadriidae

28American Golden-PloverPluvialis dominica
29Tawny-throated DotterelOreopholus ruficollis
30Semipalmated PloverCharadrius semipalmatus
31Andean LapwingVanellus resplendens
32Collared PloverAnarhynchus collaris
33Puna PloverAnarhynchus alticola
34Two-banded PloverAnarhynchus falklandicus

Seedsnipes: Thinocoridae

35Gray-breasted SeedsnipeThinocorus orbignyianus
36Least SeedsnipeThinocorus rumicivorus

Sandpipers and Allies: Scolopacidae

37Hudsonian GodwitLimosa haemastica
38Wilson's PhalaropePhalaropus tricolor
39Solitary SandpiperTringa solitaria
40Lesser YellowlegsTringa flavipes
41Greater YellowlegsTringa melanoleuca
42Stilt SandpiperCalidris himantopus
43Baird's SandpiperCalidris bairdii
44White-rumped SandpiperCalidris fuscicollis
45Semipalmated SandpiperCalidris pusilla

Gulls, Terns, and Skimmers: Laridae

46Andean GullChroicocephalus serranus
47Franklin's GullLeucophaeus pipixcan

Herons, Egrets, and Bitterns: Ardeidae

48Black-crowned Night HeronNycticorax nycticorax
49Snowy EgretEgretta thula
50Western Cattle EgretBubulcus ibis
51Great EgretArdea alba

Ibises and Spoonbills: Threskiornithidae

52Puna IbisPlegadis ridgwayi

New World Vultures: Cathartidae

53Turkey VultureCathartes aura

Hawks, Eagles, and Kites: Accipitridae

54Cinereous HarrierCircus cinereus
55Variable HawkGeranoaetus polyosoma
56Black-chested Buzzard-EagleGeranoaetus melanoleucus
57Short-tailed HawkButeo brachyurus

Owls: Strigidae

58Burrowing OwlAthene cunicularia

Woodpeckers: Picidae

59Andean FlickerColaptes rupicola

Falcons and Caracaras: Falconidae

60Mountain CaracaraDaptrius megalopterus
61American KestrelFalco sparverius
62Aplomado FalconFalco femoralis

Parrots: Psittacidae

63Mountain ParakeetPsilopsiagon aurifrons

Ovenbirds and Woodcreepers: Furnariidae

64Common MinerGeositta cunicularia
65Puna MinerGeositta punensis
66Rufous-banded MinerGeositta rufipennis
67Straight-billed EarthcreeperOchetorhynchus ruficaudus
68Wren-like RushbirdPhleocryptes melanops
69Buff-breasted EarthcreeperUpucerthia validirostris
70Cream-winged CinclodesCinclodes albiventris
71White-winged CinclodesCinclodes atacamensis
72Plain-mantled Tit-SpinetailLeptasthenura aegithaloides
73Streak-fronted ThornbirdPhacellodomus striaticeps
74Creamy-breasted CanasteroAsthenes dorbignyi
75Cordilleran CanasteroAsthenes modesta

Tyrant Flycatchers: Tyrannidae

76Andean NegritoLessonia oreas
77Spot-billed Ground-TyrantMuscisaxicola maculirostris
78Puna Ground-TyrantMuscisaxicola juninensis
79Cinereous Ground-TyrantMuscisaxicola cinereus
80Black-billed Shrike-TyrantAgriornis montanus
81Gray-bellied Shrike-TyrantAgriornis micropterus
82d'Orbigny's Chat-TyrantOchthoeca oenanthoides

Swallows: Hirundinidae

83Bank SwallowRiparia riparia
84Blue-and-white SwallowPygochelidon cyanoleuca
85Barn SwallowHirundo rustica

Mockingbirds and Thrashers: Mimidae

86Brown-backed MockingbirdMimus dorsalis

Thrushes and Allies: Turdidae

87Chiguanco ThrushTurdus chiguanco

Wagtails and Pipits: Motacillidae

88Puna PipitAnthus brevirostris
89Hellmayr's PipitAnthus hellmayri

Finches, Euphonias, and Allies: Fringillidae

90Hooded SiskinSpinus magellanicus
91Black SiskinSpinus atratus

New World Sparrows: Passerellidae

92Rufous-collared SparrowZonotrichia capensis

Tanagers and Allies: Thraupidae

93Black-hooded Sierra FinchPhrygilus atriceps
94Gray-hooded Sierra FinchPhrygilus gayi
95Common Diuca-FinchDiuca diuca
96Plumbeous Sierra FinchGeospizopsis unicolor
97Ash-breasted Sierra FinchGeospizopsis plebejus
98Band-tailed Sierra FinchPorphyrospiza alaudinus
99Mourning Sierra FinchRhopospina fruticeti
100Puna Yellow-FinchSicalis lutea
101Bright-rumped Yellow-FinchSicalis uropygialis
102Greenish Yellow-FinchSicalis olivascens
103Band-tailed SeedeaterCatamenia analis


 *Nomenclature and taxonomic affinities are based on Clements 6th Edition published 2007 with updates through 2021 maintained by the Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology, which relies largely on the AOU and SACC nomenclature committees. IUCN status may reflect splits not currently recognized by Clements.
**Species not accepted by Clements, AOU, or SACC that we recognize based on the IOC, field observations along with geographical separation, consensus opinions of field guide authors, and other sources. These species are potential splits in future Clements updates.