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Area (ha):1,200
# Species*:332
# Excl Vagrants*:332
# Endemics*:8
# Near Endemics*:11
Species/100 ha*:27.7
*Based on partial or incomplete data.
Habitat: Humid lowland forest

BIRD CHECKLIST

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.*

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Tinamous: Tinamidae

1Great TinamouTinamus major
2Little TinamouCrypturellus soui

 
Screamers: Anhimidae

3Horned ScreamerAnhima cornuta
4Northern ScreamerChauna chavaria

 
Ducks: Anatidae

5Black-bellied Whistling-DuckDendrocygna autumnalis
6Fulvous Whistling-DuckDendrocygna bicolor

 
Guans, Chachalacas, and Curassows: Cracidae

7Colombian ChachalacaOrtalis columbiana
8Speckled ChachalacaOrtalis guttata
9Crested GuanPenelope purpurascens
10Wattled GuanAburria aburri
11Blue-billed CurassowCrax alberti

 
New World Quail: Odontophoridae

12Crested BobwhiteColinus cristatus
13Marbled Wood-QuailOdontophorus gujanensis

 
Pigeons and Doves: Columbidae

14Pale-vented PigeonPatagioenas cayennensis
15Scaled PigeonPatagioenas speciosa
16Plumbeous PigeonPatagioenas plumbea
17Ruddy PigeonPatagioenas subvinacea
18Common Ground DoveColumbina passerina
19Ruddy Ground DoveColumbina talpacoti
20Blue Ground DoveClaravis pretiosa
21Ruddy Quail-DoveGeotrygon montana
22White-tipped DoveLeptotila verreauxi
23Gray-chested DoveLeptotila cassinii
24Eared DoveZenaida auriculata

 
Cuckoos: Cuculidae

25Greater AniCrotophaga major
26Smooth-billed AniCrotophaga ani
27Striped CuckooTapera naevia
28Little CuckooCoccycua minuta
29Dwarf CuckooCoccycua pumila
30Squirrel CuckooPiaya cayana
31/Yellow-billed Cuckoo/Coccyzus americanus

 
Nightjars and Allies: Caprimulgidae

32Lesser NighthawkChordeiles acutipennis
33Common PauraqueNyctidromus albicollis

 
Potoos: Nyctibiidae

34Common PotooNyctibius griseus

 
Swifts: Apodidae

35Chestnut-collared SwiftStreptoprocne rutila
36White-collared SwiftStreptoprocne zonaris
37Short-tailed SwiftChaetura brachyura
38Band-rumped SwiftChaetura spinicaudus
39Lesser Swallow-tailed SwiftPanyptila cayennensis

 
Hummingbirds: Trochilidae

40White-necked JacobinFlorisuga mellivora
41White-tipped SicklebillEutoxeres aquila
42Rufous-breasted HermitGlaucis hirsutus
43Band-tailed BarbthroatThrenetes ruckeri
44Long-billed HermitPhaethornis longirostris
45Pale-bellied HermitPhaethornis anthophilus
46Little Hermit
(Stripe-throated Hermit)
Phaethornis striigularis
47Purple-crowned FairyHeliothryx barroti
48Ruby-topaz HummingbirdChrysolampis mosquitus
49Black-throated MangoAnthracothorax nigricollis
50Rufous-crested CoquetteLophornis delattrei
51Long-billed StarthroatHeliomaster longirostris
52Red-billed EmeraldChlorostilbon gibsoni
53Blue-tailed EmeraldChlorostilbon mellisugus
54White-vented PlumeleteerChalybura buffonii
55Crowned WoodnymphThalurania fannyi
56Blue-chested HummingbirdAmazilia amabilis
57Rufous-tailed HummingbirdAmazilia tzacatl
58Shining-green HummingbirdLepidopyga goudoti
59Violet-bellied HummingbirdJuliamyia julie

 
Rails, Gallinules, and Coots: Rallidae

60Gray-cowled Wood-RailAramides cajaneus
61Purple GallinulePorphyrio martinica
62Russet-crowned CrakeAnurolimnas viridis
63White-throated CrakeLaterallus albigularis

 
Limpkin: Aramidae

64LimpkinAramus guarauna

 
Plovers and Lapwings: Charadriidae

65Southern LapwingVanellus chilensis
66Collared PloverCharadrius collaris

 
Jacanas: Jacanidae

67Wattled JacanaJacana jacana

 
Sandpipers and Allies: Scolopacidae

68Spotted SandpiperActitis macularius
69/Solitary Sandpiper/Tringa solitaria
70/Lesser Yellowlegs/Tringa flavipes

 
Sunbittern: Eurypygidae

71SunbitternEurypyga helias

 
Herons, Egrets, and Bitterns: Ardeidae

72Rufescent Tiger-HeronTigrisoma lineatum
73Cocoi HeronArdea cocoi
74Great EgretArdea alba
75Snowy EgretEgretta thula
76Cattle EgretBubulcus ibis
77Striated HeronButorides striata
78Capped HeronPilherodius pileatus
79Black-crowned Night-HeronNycticorax nycticorax
80Yellow-crowned Night-HeronNyctanassa violacea
81Boat-billed HeronCochlearius cochlearius

 
Ibises and Spoonbills: Threskiornithidae

82Bare-faced IbisPhimosus infuscatus

 
New World Vultures: Cathartidae

83Black VultureCoragyps atratus
84Turkey VultureCathartes aura
85King VultureSarcoramphus papa

 
Osprey: Pandionidae

86/Osprey/Pandion haliaetus

 
Hawks, Eagles, and Kites: Accipitridae

87White-tailed KiteElanus leucurus
88Swallow-tailed KiteElanoides forficatus
89Black Hawk-EagleSpizaetus tyrannus
90Plumbeous KiteIctinia plumbea
91Savanna HawkButeogallus meridionalis
92Roadside HawkRupornis magnirostris
93White HawkPseudastur albicollis
94/Broad-winged Hawk/Buteo platypterus
95Short-tailed HawkButeo brachyurus
96|Swainson's Hawk|Buteo swainsoni

 
Owls: Strigidae

97Tropical Screech-OwlMegascops choliba
98Crested OwlLophostrix cristata
99Spectacled OwlPulsatrix perspicillata
100Mottled OwlCiccaba virgata
101Black-and-white OwlCiccaba nigrolineata

 
Trogons: Trogonidae

102Black-throated TrogonTrogon rufus
103Collared TrogonTrogon collaris

 
Motmots: Momotidae

104Whooping MotmotMomotus subrufescens
105Rufous MotmotBaryphthengus martii
106Broad-billed MotmotElectron platyrhynchum

 
Kingfishers: Alcedinidae

107Ringed KingfisherMegaceryle torquata
108Amazon KingfisherChloroceryle amazona
109American Pygmy KingfisherChloroceryle aenea
110Green KingfisherChloroceryle americana

 
Puffbirds: Bucconidae

111Black-breasted PuffbirdNotharchus pectoralis
112Pied PuffbirdNotharchus tectus
113Barred PuffbirdNystalus radiatus
114Russet-throated PuffbirdHypnelus ruficollis
115White-whiskered PuffbirdMalacoptila panamensis
116White-fronted NunbirdMonasa morphoeus

 
Jacamars: Galbulidae

117Rufous-tailed JacamarGalbula ruficauda
118Great JacamarJacamerops aureus

 
New World Barbets: Capitonidae

119White-mantled BarbetCapito hypoleucus

 
Toucans: Ramphastidae

120Collared AracariPteroglossus torquatus
121Yellow-throated ToucanRamphastos ambiguus
122Channel-billed ToucanRamphastos vitellinus

 
Woodpeckers: Picidae

123Olivaceous PiculetPicumnus olivaceus
124Beautiful WoodpeckerMelanerpes pulcher
125Red-crowned WoodpeckerMelanerpes rubricapillus
126Red-rumped WoodpeckerDryobates kirkii
127Crimson-crested WoodpeckerCampephilus melanoleucos
128Lineated WoodpeckerDryocopus lineatus
129Cinnamon WoodpeckerCeleus loricatus
130Spot-breasted WoodpeckerColaptes punctigula

 
Falcons and Caracaras: Falconidae

131Collared Forest-FalconMicrastur semitorquatus
132Red-throated CaracaraIbycter americanus
133Crested CaracaraCaracara cheriway
134Yellow-headed CaracaraMilvago chimachima
135Laughing FalconHerpetotheres cachinnans
136American KestrelFalco sparverius
137Aplomado FalconFalco femoralis

 
Parrots: Psittacidae

138Orange-chinned ParakeetBrotogeris jugularis
139Saffron-headed ParrotPyrilia pyrilia
140Blue-headed ParrotPionus menstruus
141Red-lored ParrotAmazona autumnalis
142Yellow-crowned ParrotAmazona ochrocephala
143Mealy ParrotAmazona farinosa
144Orange-winged ParrotAmazona amazonica
145Spectacled ParrotletForpus conspicillatus
146Blue-and-yellow MacawAra ararauna
147Chestnut-fronted MacawAra severus

 
Typical Antbirds: Thamnophilidae

148Great AntshrikeTaraba major
149Black-crested AntshrikeSakesphorus canadensis
150Barred AntshrikeThamnophilus doliatus
151Western Slaty-Antshrike
(Black-crowned Antshrike)
Thamnophilus atrinucha
152Black AntshrikeThamnophilus nigriceps
153Checker-throated StipplethroatEpinecrophylla fulviventris
154Pacific AntwrenMyrmotherula pacifica
155White-flanked AntwrenMyrmotherula axillaris
156Dot-winged AntwrenMicrorhopias quixensis
157White-fringed AntwrenFormicivora grisea
158Jet AntbirdCercomacra nigricans
159Bare-crowned AntbirdGymnocichla nudiceps
160Chestnut-backed AntbirdPoliocrania exsul
161Magdalena AntbirdSipia palliata

 
Antpittas: Grallariidae

162Streak-chested AntpittaHylopezus perspicillatus

 
Antthrushes: Formicariidae

163Black-faced AntthrushFormicarius analis

 
Ovenbirds and Woodcreepers: Furnariidae

164Tawny-throated LeaftosserSclerurus mexicanus
165Olivaceous WoodcreeperSittasomus griseicapillus
166Plain-brown WoodcreeperDendrocincla fuliginosa
167Wedge-billed WoodcreeperGlyphorynchus spirurus
168Northern Barred-WoodcreeperDendrocolaptes sanctithomae
169Strong-billed WoodcreeperXiphocolaptes promeropirhynchus
170Cocoa WoodcreeperXiphorhynchus susurrans
171Black-striped WoodcreeperXiphorhynchus lachrymosus
172Straight-billed WoodcreeperDendroplex picus
173Streak-headed WoodcreeperLepidocolaptes souleyetii
174Plain XenopsXenops minutus
175Pale-legged HorneroFurnarius leucopus
176Ruddy Foliage-gleanerClibanornis rubiginosus
177Buff-throated Foliage-gleanerAutomolus ochrolaemus
178Pale-breasted SpinetailSynallaxis albescens

 
Manakins: Pipridae

179White-bibbed ManakinCorapipo leucorrhoa
180Green ManakinCryptopipo holochlora
181Blue-crowned ManakinLepidothrix coronata
182White-bearded ManakinManacus manacus
183Striolated ManakinMachaeropterus striolatus
184Golden-headed ManakinCeratopipra erythrocephala

 
Cotingas: Cotingidae

185Purple-throated FruitcrowQuerula purpurata
186Blue CotingaCotinga nattererii

 
Tityras and Allies: Tityridae

187Black-crowned TityraTityra inquisitor
188Masked TityraTityra semifasciata
189Russet-winged SchiffornisSchiffornis stenorhyncha
190Cinereous BecardPachyramphus rufus
191Cinnamon BecardPachyramphus cinnamomeus
192White-winged BecardPachyramphus polychopterus

 
Sharpbill: Oxyruncidae

193Ruddy-tailed FlycatcherTerenotriccus erythrurus
194Black-tailed FlycatcherMyiobius atricaudus

 
Tyrant Flycatchers: Tyrannidae

195Ochre-bellied FlycatcherMionectes oleagineus
196Sepia-capped FlycatcherLeptopogon amaurocephalus
197Antioquia Bristle-TyrantPhylloscartes lanyoni
198Black-capped Pygmy-TyrantMyiornis atricapillus
199Southern BentbillOncostoma olivaceum
200Slate-headed Tody-Tyrant
(Slate-headed Tody-Flycatcher)
Poecilotriccus sylvia
201Common Tody-FlycatcherTodirostrum cinereum
202Black-headed Tody-FlycatcherTodirostrum nigriceps
203Olivaceous FlatbillRhynchocyclus olivaceus
204Yellow-olive FlycatcherTolmomyias sulphurescens
205Yellow-margined FlycatcherTolmomyias assimilis
206Southern Beardless-TyrannuletCamptostoma obsoletum
207Brown-capped TyrannuletOrnithion brunneicapillus
208Mouse-colored TyrannuletPhaeomyias murina
209Yellow TyrannuletCapsiempis flaveola
210Yellow-crowned TyrannuletTyrannulus elatus
211Forest ElaeniaMyiopagis gaimardii
212Yellow-bellied ElaeniaElaenia flavogaster
213Sooty-headed TyrannuletPhyllomyias griseiceps
214Golden-faced TyrannuletZimmerius chrysops
215Tawny-crowned Pygmy-TyrantEuscarthmus meloryphus
216Black-billed FlycatcherAphanotriccus audax
217Tropical PeweeContopus cinereus
218/Acadian Flycatcher/Empidonax virescens
219Pied Water-TyrantFluvicola pica
220White-headed Marsh TyrantArundinicola leucocephala
221Long-tailed TyrantColonia colonus
222Bright-rumped AttilaAttila spadiceus
223Rufous MournerRhytipterna holerythra
224Dusky-capped FlycatcherMyiarchus tuberculifer
225Panama FlycatcherMyiarchus panamensis
226/Great Crested Flycatcher/Myiarchus crinitus
227Brown-crested FlycatcherMyiarchus tyrannulus
228Cattle TyrantMachetornis rixosa
229Lesser KiskadeePitangus lictor
230Great KiskadeePitangus sulphuratus
231Boat-billed FlycatcherMegarynchus pitangua
232Rusty-margined FlycatcherMyiozetetes cayanensis
233Social FlycatcherMyiozetetes similis
234Streaked FlycatcherMyiodynastes maculatus
235Piratic FlycatcherLegatus leucophaius
236Tropical KingbirdTyrannus melancholicus
237|Eastern Kingbird|Tyrannus tyrannus
238Fork-tailed FlycatcherTyrannus savana

 
Vireos, Shrike-Babblers, and Erpornis: Vireonidae

239Scrub GreenletHylophilus flavipes
240Yellow-browed Shrike-VireoVireolanius eximius
241Rufous-naped GreenletPachysilvia semibrunnea
242/Yellow-throated Vireo/Vireo flavifrons
243Red-eyed VireoVireo olivaceus
244Chivi VireoVireo chiri

 
Crows, Jays, and Magpies: Corvidae

245Black-chested JayCyanocorax affinis

 
Donacobius: Donacobiidae

246Black-capped DonacobiusDonacobius atricapilla

 
Swallows: Hirundinidae

247Southern Rough-winged SwallowStelgidopteryx ruficollis
248Gray-breasted MartinProgne chalybea
249White-winged SwallowTachycineta albiventer
250|Bank Swallow|Riparia riparia

 
Gnatcatchers: Polioptilidae

251Tawny-faced GnatwrenMicrobates cinereiventris
252Long-billed GnatwrenRamphocaenus melanurus
253Slate-throated GnatcatcherPolioptila schistaceigula

 
Wrens: Troglodytidae

254House WrenTroglodytes aedon
255Band-backed WrenCampylorhynchus zonatus
256Sooty-headed WrenPheugopedius spadix
257Black-bellied WrenPheugopedius fasciatoventris
258Whiskered WrenPheugopedius mystacalis
259Stripe-throated WrenCantorchilus leucopogon
260White-breasted Wood-WrenHenicorhina leucosticta

 
Mockingbirds and Thrashers: Mimidae

261Tropical MockingbirdMimus gilvus

 
Thrushes and Allies: Turdidae

262|Gray-cheeked Thrush|Catharus minimus
263/Swainson's Thrush/Catharus ustulatus
264Pale-breasted ThrushTurdus leucomelas
265Pale-vented ThrushTurdus obsoletus

 
Finches, Euphonias, and Allies: Fringillidae

266Thick-billed EuphoniaEuphonia laniirostris
267Fulvous-vented EuphoniaEuphonia fulvicrissa
268Lesser GoldfinchSpinus psaltria

 
New World Sparrows: Passerellidae

269Black-striped SparrowArremonops conirostris
270Orange-billed SparrowArremon aurantiirostris

 
Troupials and Allies: Icteridae

271Red-breasted MeadowlarkLeistes militaris
272Crested OropendolaPsarocolius decumanus
273Chestnut-headed OropendolaPsarocolius wagleri
274Orange-crowned OrioleIcterus auricapillus
275Yellow OrioleIcterus nigrogularis
276Shiny CowbirdMolothrus bonariensis
277Giant CowbirdMolothrus oryzivorus

 
New World Warblers: Parulidae

278OvenbirdSeiurus aurocapilla
279Northern WaterthrushParkesia noveboracensis
280/Black-and-white Warbler/Mniotilta varia
281/Tennessee Warbler/Leiothlypis peregrina
282/Mourning Warbler/Geothlypis philadelphia
283/Cerulean Warbler/Setophaga cerulea
284Tropical ParulaSetophaga pitiayumi
285/Bay-breasted Warbler/Setophaga castanea
286Yellow WarblerSetophaga petechia
287/Blackpoll Warbler/Setophaga striata
288Buff-rumped WarblerMyiothlypis fulvicauda
289/Canada Warbler/Cardellina canadensis

 
Cardinals and Allies: Cardinalidae

290/Summer Tanager/Piranga rubra
291/Scarlet Tanager/Piranga olivacea
292Sooty Ant-TanagerHabia gutturalis
293Blue-black GrosbeakCyanoloxia cyanoides

 
Tanagers and Allies: Thraupidae

294Black-faced TanagerSchistochlamys melanopis
295Gray-headed TanagerEucometis penicillata
296White-shouldered TanagerTachyphonus luctuosus
297Tawny-crested TanagerTachyphonus delatrii
298White-lined TanagerTachyphonus rufus
299Flame-rumped TanagerRamphocelus flammigerus
300Crimson-backed TanagerRamphocelus dimidiatus
301Blue-gray TanagerThraupis episcopus
302Palm TanagerThraupis palmarum
303Speckled TanagerIxothraupis guttata
304Scrub TanagerStilpnia vitriolina
305Golden-hooded TanagerStilpnia larvata
306Blue-necked TanagerStilpnia cyanicollis
307Plain-colored TanagerTangara inornata
308Bay-headed TanagerTangara gyrola
309Swallow TanagerTersina viridis
310Black-faced DacnisDacnis lineata
311Turquoise DacnisDacnis hartlaubi
312Blue DacnisDacnis cayana
313Purple HoneycreeperCyanerpes caeruleus
314Red-legged HoneycreeperCyanerpes cyaneus
315Green HoneycreeperChlorophanes spiza
316Scarlet-browed TanagerHeterospingus xanthopygius
317Yellow-backed TanagerHemithraupis flavicollis
318White-eared ConebillConirostrum leucogenys
319Saffron FinchSicalis flaveola
320Blue-black GrassquitVolatinia jacarina
321Ruddy-breasted SeedeaterSporophila minuta
322Chestnut-bellied Seed-FinchSporophila angolensis
323Large-billed Seed-FinchSporophila crassirostris
324Yellow-bellied SeedeaterSporophila nigricollis
325<Slate-colored Seedeater>Sporophila schistacea
326BananaquitCoereba flaveola
327Black-faced GrassquitMelanospiza bicolor
328Dull-colored GrassquitAsemospiza obscurus
329Buff-throated SaltatorSaltator maximus
330Grayish SaltatorSaltator coerulescens
331Streaked SaltatorSaltator striatipectus
332Slate-colored GrosbeakSaltator grossus

 * Nomenclature and taxonomic affinities are based on Clements 6th Edition published 2007 with updates through September 2014 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.

OTHER LOCALES

PRESENCE CODES

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()Breeding Season Only
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