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HIGHLIGHTS BIRD PHOTO TOUR

Possible Specialty Birds for Tour

COSTA RICA
PHOTO TOUR
ANY TIME*

Duration:9 days, 8 nights
Group Size:2-8
Anytime Price:$2975
Group Price:$2675
Single Suppl:$400
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 
6Black-eared Wood-QuailOdontophorus melanotisLC 
7Black-breasted Wood-QuailOdontophorus leucolaemusNE 
8Ruddy PigeonPatagioenas subvinacea V
9Maroon-chested Ground DoveParaclaravis mondetouraLC 
10Buff-fronted Quail-DoveZentrygon costaricensisNE 
11Purplish-backed Quail-DoveZentrygon lawrenciiLC 
12Chiriqui Quail-DoveZentrygon chiriquensisNE 
13Lesser Ground-CuckooMorococcyx erythropygusRR 
14Rufous-vented Ground-CuckooNeomorphus geoffroyi V
15Dusky NightjarAntrostomus saturatusNE 
16Common PotooNyctibius griseusRR 
17Chimney SwiftChaetura pelagica NT
18Costa Rican SwiftChaetura fumosaNE 
19Brown VioletearColibri delphinaeLC 
20Green-breasted MangoAnthracothorax prevostiiRR 
21Black-crested CoquetteLophornis helenaeRR 
22White-crested CoquetteLophornis adorabilisNE 
23Magnificent HummingbirdEugenes fulgensRR 
24Long-billed StarthroatHeliomaster longirostrisRR 
25Plain-capped StarthroatHeliomaster constantiiRR 
26Fiery-throated HummingbirdPanterpe insignisNE 
27Gray-tailed Mountain-gem**Lampornis cinereicaudaE 
28Volcano HummingbirdSelasphorus flammulaNE 
29Scintillant HummingbirdSelasphorus scintillaNE 
30Stripe-tailed HummingbirdEupherusa eximiaLC 
31Black-bellied HummingbirdEupherusa nigriventrisNE 
32White-tailed EmeraldElvira chionuraNE 
33SnowcapMicrochera albocoronataLC 
34Charming HummingbirdAmazilia decoraNE 
35SungrebeHeliornis fulicaLC 
36LimpkinAramus guaraunaRR 
37Wood StorkMycteria americanaRR 
38Pinnated BitternBotaurus pinnatusLC 
39Fasciated Tiger-HeronTigrisoma fasciatumLC 
40Agami HeronAgamia agamiLCV
41Boat-billed HeronCochlearius cochleariusLC 
42Green IbisMesembrinibis cayennensisLC 
43Gray-headed KiteLeptodon cayanensisLC 
44Crested EagleMorphnus guianensisLCNT
45Harpy EagleHarpia harpyjaLCNT
46Ornate Hawk-EagleSpizaetus ornatus NT
47Black-collared HawkBusarellus nigricollisLC 
48Solitary EagleButeogallus solitarius NT
49Costa Rican Pygmy-OwlGlaucidium costaricanumNE 
50Striped OwlAsio clamatorLC 
51Resplendent QuetzalPharomachrus mocinno NT
52Lattice-tailed TrogonTrogon clathratusNE 
53Baird's TrogonTrogon bairdiiNENT
54Keel-billed MotmotElectron carinatumRRV
55Turquoise-browed MotmotEumomota superciliosaRR 
56Green-and-rufous KingfisherChloroceryle indaLC 
57Pied PuffbirdNotharchus tectusRR 
58Great JacamarJacamerops aureusRR 
59Fiery-billed AracariPteroglossus frantziiNE 
60Yellow-throated ToucanRamphastos ambiguus NT
61Acorn WoodpeckerMelanerpes formicivorusRR 
62Golden-naped WoodpeckerMelanerpes chrysauchenNE 
63Hairy WoodpeckerDryobates villosusRR 
64Red-throated CaracaraIbycter americanusRR 
65Crested CaracaraCaracara cheriwayRR 
66Red-fronted ParrotletTouit costaricensisNEV
67Mealy ParrotAmazona farinosa NT
68Sulphur-winged ParakeetPyrrhura hoffmanniNE 
69Olive-throated ParakeetEupsittula nana NT
70Great Green MacawAra ambiguusLCEN
71Scarlet MacawAra macaoLC 
72Black-hooded AntshrikeThamnophilus bridgesiNE 
73Streak-crowned AntvireoDysithamnus striaticepsNE 
74Silvery-fronted TapaculoScytalopus argentifronsNE 
75Long-tailed WoodcreeperDeconychura longicauda NT
76Tawny-winged WoodcreeperDendrocincla anabatinaRR 
77Buffy TuftedcheekPseudocolaptes lawrenciiRR 
78Streak-breasted TreehunterThripadectes rufobrunneusNE 
79Ruddy TreerunnerMargarornis rubiginosusNE 
80Blue-crowned ManakinLepidothrix coronataRR 
81Orange-collared ManakinManacus aurantiacusNE 
82Bare-necked UmbrellabirdCephalopterus glabricollisNEEN
83Lovely CotingaCotinga amabilisLC 
84Turquoise CotingaCotinga ridgwayiNEV
85Three-wattled BellbirdProcnias tricarunculatus V
86Yellow-billed CotingaCarpodectes antoniaeNEEN
87Speckled MournerLaniocera rufescensLC 
88Barred BecardPachyramphus versicolorRR 
89Rose-throated BecardPachyramphus aglaiaeRR 
90Black-tailed FlycatcherMyiobius atricaudusRR 
91Gray-headed PipritesPiprites griseicepsLC 
92Stub-tailed SpadebillPlatyrinchus cancrominusRR 
93Sepia-capped FlycatcherLeptopogon amaurocephalusLC 
94Southern Beardless-TyrannuletCamptostoma obsoletumRR 
95Yellow-crowned TyrannuletTyrannulus elatusRR 
96Tawny-chested FlycatcherAphanotriccus capitalisNEV
97Olive-sided FlycatcherContopus cooperi NT
98Dark PeweeContopus lugubrisNE 
99Ochraceous PeweeContopus ochraceusNE 
100White-throated FlycatcherEmpidonax albigularisLC 
101Black-capped FlycatcherEmpidonax atricepsNE 
102Brown-crested FlycatcherMyiarchus tyrannulusRR 
103Golden-bellied FlycatcherMyiodynastes hemichrysusNE 
104Yellow-winged VireoVireo carmioliNE 
105Brown-capped VireoVireo leucophrysRR 
106Silvery-throated JayCyanolyca argentigulaNE 
107Nightingale WrenMicrocerculus philomelaLC 
108Scaly-breasted WrenMicrocerculus marginatusRR 
109Ochraceous WrenTroglodytes ochraceusNE 
110Timberline WrenThryorchilus browniNE 
111Rufous-naped WrenCampylorhynchus rufinuchaRR 
112Black-bellied WrenPheugopedius fasciatoventrisRR 
113Rufous-breasted WrenPheugopedius rutilusRR 
114Black-throated WrenPheugopedius atrogularisNE 
115Rufous-and-white WrenThryophilus rufalbusRR 
116Stripe-breasted WrenCantorchilus thoracicusNE 
117Riverside WrenCantorchilus semibadiusNE 
118Black-faced SolitaireMyadestes melanopsNE 
119Black-billed Nightingale-ThrushCatharus gracilirostrisNE 
120Wood ThrushHylocichla mustelina NT
121Sooty ThrushTurdus nigrescensNE 
122Black-and-yellow Silky-flycatcherPhainoptila melanoxanthaNE 
123Long-tailed Silky-flycatcherPtiliogonys caudatusNE 
124Golden-browed ChlorophoniaChlorophonia callophrysNE 
125Scrub EuphoniaEuphonia affinisRR 
126Yellow-crowned EuphoniaEuphonia luteicapillaNE 
127Spot-crowned EuphoniaEuphonia imitansNE 
128Yellow-bellied SiskinSpinus xanthogastrusLC 
129Sooty-capped ChlorospingusChlorospingus pileatusNE 
130Volcano JuncoJunco vulcaniNE 
131Large-footed FinchPezopetes capitalisNE 
132Yellow-thighed BrushfinchAtlapetes tibialisNE 
133Yellow-tailed OrioleIcterus mesomelasLC 
134Golden-winged WarblerVermivora chrysoptera NT
135Flame-throated WarblerOreothlypis gutturalisNE 
136Cerulean WarblerSetophaga cerulea V
137Black-cheeked WarblerBasileuterus melanogenysNE 
138Collared RedstartMyioborus torquatusNE 
139WrenthrushZeledonia coronataNE 
140Flame-colored TanagerPiranga bidentataRR 
141Black-thighed GrosbeakPheucticus tibialisNE 
142Blue SeedeaterAmaurospiza concolorLC 
143Painted BuntingPasserina cirisLCNT
144White-throated Shrike-TanagerLanio leucothoraxNE 
145Spangle-cheeked TanagerTangara dowiiNE 
146Plain-colored TanagerTangara inornataRR 
147Rufous-winged TanagerTangara laviniaRR 
148Black-and-yellow TanagerChrysothlypis chrysomelasNE 
149Slaty FlowerpiercerDiglossa plumbeaNE 
150Slaty FinchSpodiornis rusticaLC 
151Peg-billed FinchAcanthidops bairdiNE 
152Nicaraguan Seed-FinchSporophila nuttingiNE 
153Streaked 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