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GRAND BIRD PHOTO TOUR

Possible Specialty Birds for Tour

COSTA RICA
PHOTO TOUR
ANY TIME*

Duration:12 days, 11 nights
Group Size:2-8
Anytime Price:$4295
Group Price:$3895
Single Suppl:$440
Pace:Easy
Difficulty:Easy
* This tour is available for any dates of your choosing provided guide services and accommodations are available.

List of species possible on this tour that are endemic (E), near endemic (NE), have restricted ranges in the country (RR), or occur only locally (LC) in the country. Table also shows species with globally threatened or endangered status according to the IUCN.*

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1Great TinamouTinamus major NT
2Masked DuckNomonyx dominicusLC 
3Black GuanChamaepetes unicolorNENT
4Great CurassowCrax rubraLCV
5Buffy-crowned Wood-PartridgeDendrortyx leucophrysLC 
6Crested BobwhiteColinus cristatusRR 
7Marbled Wood-QuailOdontophorus gujanensisLCNT
8Black-eared Wood-QuailOdontophorus melanotisLC 
9Black-breasted Wood-QuailOdontophorus leucolaemusNE 
10Ruddy PigeonPatagioenas subvinacea V
11Inca DoveColumbina incaRR 
12Plain-breasted Ground DoveColumbina minutaLC 
13Maroon-chested Ground DoveParaclaravis mondetouraLC 
14Buff-fronted Quail-DoveZentrygon costaricensisNE 
15Purplish-backed Quail-DoveZentrygon lawrenciiLC 
16Chiriqui Quail-DoveZentrygon chiriquensisNE 
17Lesser Ground-CuckooMorococcyx erythropygusRR 
18Rufous-vented Ground-CuckooNeomorphus geoffroyi V
19Dusky NightjarAntrostomus saturatusNE 
20Common PotooNyctibius griseusRR 
21Chimney SwiftChaetura pelagica NT
22Costa Rican SwiftChaetura fumosaNE 
23Brown VioletearColibri delphinaeLC 
24Green-breasted MangoAnthracothorax prevostiiRR 
25Black-crested CoquetteLophornis helenaeRR 
26White-crested CoquetteLophornis adorabilisNE 
27Magnificent HummingbirdEugenes fulgensRR 
28Long-billed StarthroatHeliomaster longirostrisRR 
29Plain-capped StarthroatHeliomaster constantiiRR 
30Fiery-throated HummingbirdPanterpe insignisNE 
31Purple-throated Mountain-gemLampornis calolaemusNE 
32Gray-tailed Mountain-gem**Lampornis cinereicaudaE 
33Volcano HummingbirdSelasphorus flammulaNE 
34Scintillant HummingbirdSelasphorus scintillaNE 
35Garden EmeraldChlorostilbon assimilisNE 
36Stripe-tailed HummingbirdEupherusa eximiaLC 
37Black-bellied HummingbirdEupherusa nigriventrisNE 
38White-tailed EmeraldElvira chionuraNE 
39Coppery-headed EmeraldElvira cupreicepsE 
40SnowcapMicrochera albocoronataLC 
41Charming HummingbirdAmazilia decoraNE 
42Mangrove HummingbirdAmazilia boucardiEEN
43Snowy-bellied HummingbirdAmazilia edwardNE 
44Rufous-necked Wood-RailAramides axillarisLC 
45SungrebeHeliornis fulicaLC 
46LimpkinAramus guaraunaRR 
47Double-striped Thick-kneeBurhinus bistriatusRR 
48Collared PloverCharadrius collarisLC 
49Snowy PloverCharadrius nivosus NT
50Buff-breasted SandpiperCalidris subruficollis NT
51Semipalmated SandpiperCalidris pusilla NT
52Elegant TernThalasseus elegans NT
53Wood StorkMycteria americanaRR 
54Pinnated BitternBotaurus pinnatusLC 
55Fasciated Tiger-HeronTigrisoma fasciatumLC 
56Reddish EgretEgretta rufescens NT
57Agami HeronAgamia agamiLCV
58Boat-billed HeronCochlearius cochleariusLC 
59White IbisEudocimus albusLC 
60Green IbisMesembrinibis cayennensisLC 
61Pearl KiteGampsonyx swainsoniiRR 
62Gray-headed KiteLeptodon cayanensisLC 
63Crested EagleMorphnus guianensisLCNT
64Harpy EagleHarpia harpyjaLCNT
65Ornate Hawk-EagleSpizaetus ornatus NT
66Black-collared HawkBusarellus nigricollisLC 
67Solitary EagleButeogallus solitarius NT
68Harris's HawkParabuteo unicinctusRR 
69White-tailed HawkGeranoaetus albicaudatusRR 
70Costa Rican Pygmy-OwlGlaucidium costaricanumNE 
71Striped OwlAsio clamatorLC 
72Resplendent QuetzalPharomachrus mocinno NT
73Lattice-tailed TrogonTrogon clathratusNE 
74Baird's TrogonTrogon bairdiiNENT
75Keel-billed MotmotElectron carinatumRRV
76Turquoise-browed MotmotEumomota superciliosaRR 
77Green-and-rufous KingfisherChloroceryle indaLC 
78Pied PuffbirdNotharchus tectusRR 
79Great JacamarJacamerops aureusRR 
80Prong-billed BarbetSemnornis frantziiNE 
81Fiery-billed AracariPteroglossus frantziiNE 
82Yellow-throated ToucanRamphastos ambiguus NT
83Acorn WoodpeckerMelanerpes formicivorusRR 
84Golden-naped WoodpeckerMelanerpes chrysauchenNE 
85Red-crowned WoodpeckerMelanerpes rubricapillusRR 
86Hairy WoodpeckerDryobates villosusRR 
87Red-throated CaracaraIbycter americanusRR 
88Crested CaracaraCaracara cheriwayRR 
89Red-fronted ParrotletTouit costaricensisNEV
90Yellow-naped ParrotAmazona auropalliataRRV
91White-fronted ParrotAmazona albifronsRR 
92Mealy ParrotAmazona farinosa NT
93Sulphur-winged ParakeetPyrrhura hoffmanniNE 
94Olive-throated ParakeetEupsittula nana NT
95Orange-fronted ParakeetEupsittula canicularisRR 
96Great Green MacawAra ambiguusLCEN
97Scarlet MacawAra macaoLC 
98Black-hooded AntshrikeThamnophilus bridgesiNE 
99Streak-crowned AntvireoDysithamnus striaticepsNE 
100Dull-mantled AntbirdSipia laemostictaNE 
101Silvery-fronted TapaculoScytalopus argentifronsNE 
102Black-headed AntthrushFormicarius nigricapillusRR 
103Long-tailed WoodcreeperDeconychura longicauda NT
104Tawny-winged WoodcreeperDendrocincla anabatinaRR 
105Buffy TuftedcheekPseudocolaptes lawrenciiRR 
106Streak-breasted TreehunterThripadectes rufobrunneusNE 
107Ruddy TreerunnerMargarornis rubiginosusNE 
108Pale-breasted SpinetailSynallaxis albescensRR 
109Blue-crowned ManakinLepidothrix coronataRR 
110Orange-collared ManakinManacus aurantiacusNE 
111Bare-necked UmbrellabirdCephalopterus glabricollisNEEN
112Lovely CotingaCotinga amabilisLC 
113Turquoise CotingaCotinga ridgwayiNEV
114Three-wattled BellbirdProcnias tricarunculatus V
115Yellow-billed CotingaCarpodectes antoniaeNEEN
116Speckled MournerLaniocera rufescensLC 
117Barred BecardPachyramphus versicolorRR 
118Rose-throated BecardPachyramphus aglaiaeRR 
119Black-tailed FlycatcherMyiobius atricaudusRR 
120Gray-headed PipritesPiprites griseicepsLC 
121Stub-tailed SpadebillPlatyrinchus cancrominusRR 
122Sepia-capped FlycatcherLeptopogon amaurocephalusLC 
123Rufous-browed TyrannuletPhylloscartes superciliarisRR 
124Southern Beardless-TyrannuletCamptostoma obsoletumRR 
125Yellow-crowned TyrannuletTyrannulus elatusRR 
126Lesser ElaeniaElaenia chiriquensisRR 
127Bran-colored FlycatcherMyiophobus fasciatusRR 
128Tawny-chested FlycatcherAphanotriccus capitalisNEV
129Olive-sided FlycatcherContopus cooperi NT
130Dark PeweeContopus lugubrisNE 
131Ochraceous PeweeContopus ochraceusNE 
132White-throated FlycatcherEmpidonax albigularisLC 
133Black-capped FlycatcherEmpidonax atricepsNE 
134Northern Scrub-FlycatcherSublegatus arenarumLC 
135Panama FlycatcherMyiarchus panamensisLC 
136Nutting's FlycatcherMyiarchus nuttingiRR 
137Brown-crested FlycatcherMyiarchus tyrannulusRR 
138Golden-bellied FlycatcherMyiodynastes hemichrysusNE 
139Fork-tailed FlycatcherTyrannus savanaLC 
140Scrub GreenletHylophilus flavipesRR 
141Mangrove VireoVireo pallensRR 
142Yellow-winged VireoVireo carmioliNE 
143Brown-capped VireoVireo leucophrysRR 
144Silvery-throated JayCyanolyca argentigulaNE 
145White-throated Magpie-JayCalocitta formosaRR 
146White-lored GnatcatcherPolioptila albilorisRR 
147Nightingale WrenMicrocerculus philomelaLC 
148Scaly-breasted WrenMicrocerculus marginatusRR 
149Ochraceous WrenTroglodytes ochraceusNE 
150Timberline WrenThryorchilus browniNE 
151Rufous-naped WrenCampylorhynchus rufinuchaRR 
152Black-bellied WrenPheugopedius fasciatoventrisRR 
153Rufous-breasted WrenPheugopedius rutilusRR 
154Black-throated WrenPheugopedius atrogularisNE 
155Banded WrenThryophilus pleurostictusRR 
156Rufous-and-white WrenThryophilus rufalbusRR 
157Stripe-breasted WrenCantorchilus thoracicusNE 
158Isthmian WrenCantorchilus elutusNE 
159Riverside WrenCantorchilus semibadiusNE 
160Black-faced SolitaireMyadestes melanopsNE 
161Black-billed Nightingale-ThrushCatharus gracilirostrisNE 
162Slaty-backed Nightingale-ThrushCatharus fuscaterRR 
163Wood ThrushHylocichla mustelina NT
164Sooty ThrushTurdus nigrescensNE 
165Black-and-yellow Silky-flycatcherPhainoptila melanoxanthaNE 
166Long-tailed Silky-flycatcherPtiliogonys caudatusNE 
167Golden-browed ChlorophoniaChlorophonia callophrysNE 
168Scrub EuphoniaEuphonia affinisRR 
169Yellow-crowned EuphoniaEuphonia luteicapillaNE 
170Spot-crowned EuphoniaEuphonia imitansNE 
171Yellow-bellied SiskinSpinus xanthogastrusLC 
172Sooty-capped ChlorospingusChlorospingus pileatusNE 
173Stripe-headed SparrowPeucaea ruficaudaRR 
174Olive SparrowArremonops rufivirgatusRR 
175Costa Rican BrushfinchArremon costaricensisNE 
176Volcano JuncoJunco vulcaniNE 
177Large-footed FinchPezopetes capitalisNE 
178Yellow-thighed BrushfinchAtlapetes tibialisNE 
179Red-breasted MeadowlarkLeistes militarisRR 
180Yellow-tailed OrioleIcterus mesomelasLC 
181Golden-winged WarblerVermivora chrysoptera NT
182Flame-throated WarblerOreothlypis gutturalisNE 
183Chiriqui Yellowthroat**Geothlypis chiriquensisNE 
184Cerulean WarblerSetophaga cerulea V
185Black-cheeked WarblerBasileuterus melanogenysNE 
186Costa Rican WarblerBasileuterus melanotisNE 
187Collared RedstartMyioborus torquatusNE 
188WrenthrushZeledonia coronataNE 
189Flame-colored TanagerPiranga bidentataRR 
190Black-thighed GrosbeakPheucticus tibialisNE 
191Blue SeedeaterAmaurospiza concolorLC 
192Painted BuntingPasserina cirisLCNT
193White-throated Shrike-TanagerLanio leucothoraxNE 
194Blue-and-gold TanagerBangsia arcaeiNENT
195Spangle-cheeked TanagerTangara dowiiNE 
196Plain-colored TanagerTangara inornataRR 
197Rufous-winged TanagerTangara laviniaRR 
198Black-and-yellow TanagerChrysothlypis chrysomelasNE 
199Slaty FlowerpiercerDiglossa plumbeaNE 
200Slaty FinchSpodiornis rusticaLC 
201Peg-billed FinchAcanthidops bairdiNE 
202Nicaraguan Seed-FinchSporophila nuttingiNE 
203Yellow-bellied SeedeaterSporophila nigricollisLC 
204Streaked SaltatorSaltator striatipectusRR 

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PRESENCE CODES

//Boreal Visitor
\\Austral Visitor
||Transient
##Non-breeding Dispersal
<>Erratic/Irregular
()Breeding Season Only
{}Casual/Vagrant
[]Accidental

LIKELIHOOD CODES

ASAlways Seen
USUsually Seen
SSSometimes Seen
OSOccasionally Seen
RSRarely Seen