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EXTENDED NORTHERN ANDES PHOTO TOUR

Possible Specialty Birds for Tour

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PHOTO TOUR
ANY TIME*

Duration:11 days, 10 nights
Group Size:2-8
Anytime Price:$3925
Group Price:$3475
Single Suppl:$375
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.*

color codes

1Tawny-breasted TinamouNothocercus juliusRR 
2Highland TinamouNothocercus bonaparteiLC 
3Curve-billed TinamouNothoprocta curvirostrisNE 
4Andean DuckOxyura ferrugineaLC 
5Rufous-headed ChachalacaOrtalis erythropteraNEV
6Wattled GuanAburria aburriRRNT
7Sickle-winged GuanChamaepetes goudotiiRR 
8Rufous-fronted Wood-QuailOdontophorus erythropsNE 
9Dark-backed Wood-QuailOdontophorus melanonotusNEV
10Rufous-breasted Wood-QuailOdontophorus speciosus NT
11Silvery GrebePodiceps occipitalisLC 
12Ruddy PigeonPatagioenas subvinacea V
13Dusky PigeonPatagioenas goodsoniNE 
14Maroon-chested Ground DoveParaclaravis mondetouraLC 
15White-throated Quail-DoveZentrygon frenataRR 
16Short-tailed NighthawkLurocalis semitorquatusLC 
17Swallow-tailed NightjarUropsalis segmentataLC 
18Lyre-tailed NightjarUropsalis lyraLC 
19Choco PoorwillNyctiphrynus rosenbergiNENT
20Andean PotooNyctibius maculosusLC 
21OilbirdSteatornis caripensisLC 
22White-chested SwiftCypseloides lemosiNE 
23Chimney SwiftChaetura pelagica NT
24White-tipped SwiftAeronautes montivagusLC 
25Bronzy HermitGlaucis aeneusNE 
26White-whiskered HermitPhaethornis yaruquiNE 
27Tawny-bellied HermitPhaethornis syrmatophorusRR 
28Green-fronted LancebillDoryfera ludovicaeRR 
29White-throated WedgebillSchistes albogularisNE 
30Geoffroy's DaggerbillSchistes geoffroyiRR 
31Brown VioletearColibri delphinaeRR 
32Tooth-billed HummingbirdAndrodon aequatorialisLC 
33Gorgeted SunangelHeliangelus strophianusNE 
34Tourmaline SunangelHeliangelus exortisNE 
35Green ThorntailDiscosura conversiiNE 
36Long-tailed SylphAglaiocercus kingiiRR 
37Violet-tailed SylphAglaiocercus coelestisNE 
38Ecuadorian HillstarOreotrochilus chimborazoNE 
39Mountain AvocetbillOpisthoprora eurypteraLC 
40Black-tailed TrainbearerLesbia victoriaeRR 
41Purple-backed ThornbillRamphomicron microrhynchumRR 
42Blue-mantled ThornbillChalcostigma stanleyiRR 
43Viridian MetaltailMetallura williamiNE 
44Greenish PufflegHaplophaedia aureliaeLC 
45Hoary PufflegHaplophaedia lugensNENT
46Glowing PufflegEriocnemis vestitaRR 
47Golden-breasted PufflegEriocnemis mosqueraNE 
48Emerald-bellied PufflegEriocnemis alineLC 
49Bronzy IncaCoeligena coeligenaRR 
50Brown IncaCoeligena wilsoniNE 
51Collared IncaCoeligena torquataRR 
52Buff-winged StarfrontletCoeligena lutetiaeRR 
53Sword-billed HummingbirdEnsifera ensiferaLC 
54Buff-tailed CoronetBoissonneaua flavescensRR 
55Chestnut-breasted CoronetBoissonneaua matthewsiiRR 
56Velvet-purple CoronetBoissonneaua jardiniNE 
57Booted Racket-tailOcreatus underwoodiiRR 
58Purple-bibbed WhitetipUrosticte benjaminiNE 
59Rufous-vented WhitetipUrosticte ruficrissaRR 
60Fawn-breasted BrilliantHeliodoxa rubinoidesRR 
61Empress BrilliantHeliodoxa imperatrixNE 
62Violet-fronted BrilliantHeliodoxa leadbeateriRR 
63Giant HummingbirdPatagona gigasRR 
64Little WoodstarChaetocercus bombusNEV
65Gorgeted WoodstarChaetocercus heliodorRR 
66Purple-throated WoodstarPhilodice mitchelliiRR 
67Western EmeraldChlorostilbon melanorhynchusNE 
68Lazuline SabrewingCampylopterus falcatusLC 
69Purple-chested HummingbirdPolyerata rosenbergiNE 
70Uniform CrakeAmaurolimnas concolorLC 
71Brown Wood-RailAramides wolfiLCV
72Andean Coot
(Slate-colored Coot)
Fulica ardesiacaNE 
73Rufous-bellied SeedsnipeAttagis gayiLC 
74Fasciated Tiger-HeronTigrisoma fasciatumLC 
75Andean CondorVultur gryphus NT
76White-tailed KiteElanus leucurusLC 
77Crested EagleMorphnus guianensis NT
78Black-and-white Hawk-EagleSpizaetus melanoleucusLC 
79Black-and-chestnut EagleSpizaetus isidoriRREN
80Semicollared HawkAccipiter collarisLCNT
81Plumbeous HawkCryptoleucopteryx plumbea V
82Solitary EagleButeogallus solitariusLCNT
83Barred HawkMorphnarchus princepsNE 
84White-rumped HawkParabuteo leucorrhousRR 
85Gray-backed HawkPseudastur occidentalisNEEN
86Semiplumbeous HawkLeucopternis semiplumbeusRR 
87White-throated HawkButeo albigulaRR 
88White-throated Screech-OwlMegascops albogularisRR 
89Rufescent Screech-OwlMegascops ingensRR 
90Choco Screech-Owl**Megascops centalisNE 
91Cloud-forest Pygmy-OwlGlaucidium nubicolaNEV
92Black-and-white OwlCiccaba nigrolineataLC 
93Rufous-banded OwlCiccaba albitarsisRR 
94Short-eared OwlAsio flammeusLC 
95Golden-headed QuetzalPharomachrus auricepsRR 
96Crested QuetzalPharomachrus antisianusRR 
97Choco Trogon
(Blue-tailed Trogon)
Trogon comptusNE 
98Masked TrogonTrogon personatusRR 
99Andean MotmotMomotus aequatorialisRR 
100White-faced NunbirdHapaloptila castaneaLC 
101Orange-fronted BarbetCapito squamatusNENT
102Toucan BarbetSemnornis ramphastinusNENT
103Gray-breasted Mountain-ToucanAndigena hypoglaucaRRNT
104Plate-billed Mountain-ToucanAndigena laminirostrisNENT
105Black-billed Mountain-ToucanAndigena nigrirostrisLC 
106Yellow-throated ToucanRamphastos ambiguusLCNT
107Choco ToucanRamphastos brevisNE 
108Smoky-brown WoodpeckerDryobates fumigatusRR 
109Yellow-vented WoodpeckerDryobates dignusRR 
110Bar-bellied WoodpeckerDryobates nigricepsRR 
111Choco WoodpeckerDryobates chocoensisNENT
112Powerful WoodpeckerCampephilus pollensRR 
113Crimson-bellied WoodpeckerCampephilus haematogasterLC 
114Guayaquil WoodpeckerCampephilus gayaquilensisRRNT
115Lita WoodpeckerPiculus litaeNE 
116Plumbeous Forest-FalconMicrastur plumbeusNEV
117Carunculated CaracaraPhalcoboenus carunculatusNE 
118Orange-breasted FalconFalco deiroleucusLCNT
119Blue-fronted ParrotletTouit dilectissimusLC 
120Barred ParakeetBolborhynchus lineolaLC 
121Rose-faced ParrotPyrilia pulchraNE 
122Red-billed ParrotPionus sordidusRR 
123Speckle-faced ParrotPionus tumultuosusRR 
124Red-lored ParrotAmazona autumnalisLC 
125Mealy ParrotAmazona farinosa NT
126Scaly-naped ParrotAmazona mercenariusLC 
127Pacific ParrotletForpus coelestisNE 
128Red-masked ParakeetPsittacara erythrogenysNENT
129Rufous-rumped AntwrenEuchrepomis callinotaRR 
130Uniform AntshrikeThamnophilus unicolorRR 
131Russet AntshrikeThamnistes anabatinusRR 
132Spot-crowned AntvireoDysithamnus puncticepsRR 
133Bicolored AntvireoDysithamnus occidentalisNEV
134Moustached AntwrenMyrmotherula ignotaNE 
135Streak-headed AntbirdDrymophila striaticepsRR 
136Esmeraldas AntbirdSipia nigricaudaNE 
137Stub-tailed AntbirdSipia berlepschiNE 
138Elegant CrescentchestMelanopareia elegansNE 
139Giant AntpittaGrallaria giganteaNEV
140Moustached AntpittaGrallaria alleniNEV
141Chestnut-naped AntpittaGrallaria nuchalisRR 
142Yellow-breasted AntpittaGrallaria flavotinctaNE 
143White-bellied AntpittaGrallaria hypoleucaRR 
144Ochre-breasted AntpittaGrallaricula flavirostrisLCNT
145Peruvian AntpittaGrallaricula peruvianaNENT
146Slate-crowned AntpittaGrallaricula nanaRR 
147Ocellated TapaculoAcropternis orthonyxRR 
148Ash-colored TapaculoMyornis senilisLC 
149Paramillo TapaculoScytalopus canus EN
150Long-tailed TapaculoScytalopus micropterusRR 
151Blackish TapaculoScytalopus latransRR 
152Nariño TapaculoScytalopus viciniorRR 
153Spillmann's TapaculoScytalopus spillmanniNE 
154Rufous-breasted AntthrushFormicarius rufipectusRR 
155Barred AntthrushChamaeza mollissimaRR 
156Tyrannine WoodcreeperDendrocincla tyranninaRR 
157Black-striped WoodcreeperXiphorhynchus lachrymosusRR 
158Olive-backed WoodcreeperXiphorhynchus triangularisRR 
159Brown-billed ScythebillCampylorhamphus pusillusRR 
160Greater ScythebillDrymotoxeres pucheranii NT
161Montane WoodcreeperLepidocolaptes lacrymigerRR 
162Streaked TuftedcheekPseudocolaptes boissonneautiiRR 
163Rusty-winged BarbtailPremnornis guttuligerRR 
164Pacific Hornero**Furnarius cinnamomeusNE 
165Sharp-tailed StreamcreeperLochmias nematuraLC 
166Stout-billed CinclodesCinclodes excelsiorNE 
167Scaly-throated Foliage-gleanerAnabacerthia variegaticepsRR 
168Montane Foliage-gleanerAnabacerthia striaticollisRR 
169Lineated Foliage-gleanerSyndactyla subalarisRR 
170Buff-fronted Foliage-gleanerDendroma rufumRR 
171Ruddy Foliage-gleanerClibanornis rubiginosusLC 
172Uniform TreehunterThripadectes ignobilisNE 
173Flammulated TreehunterThripadectes flammulatusRR 
174Striped TreehunterThripadectes holostictusLC 
175Streak-capped TreehunterThripadectes virgaticepsRR 
176Spotted BarbtailPremnoplex brunnescensRR 
177Andean Tit-SpinetailLeptasthenura andicolaRR 
178White-chinned ThistletailAsthenes fuliginosaRR 
179Double-banded GraytailXenerpestes minlosiRR 
180Red-faced SpinetailCranioleuca erythropsRR 
181Ash-browed SpinetailCranioleuca curtataRRV
182Rufous SpinetailSynallaxis unirufaRR 
183Golden-winged ManakinMasius chrysopterusRR 
184Club-winged ManakinMachaeropterus deliciosusNE 
185Red-capped ManakinCeratopipra mentalisRR 
186Green-and-black FruiteaterPipreola riefferiiRR 
187Orange-breasted FruiteaterPipreola jucundaNE 
188Black-chested FruiteaterPipreola lubomirskiiRR 
189Andean Cock-of-the-rockRupicola peruvianusRR 
190Olivaceous PihaSnowornis cryptolophusLC 
191Long-wattled UmbrellabirdCephalopterus penduligerNEV
192Dusky PihaLipaugus fuscocinereusLC 
193Black-tipped CotingaCarpodectes hopkeiRR 
194Barred BecardPachyramphus versicolorRR 
195Slaty BecardPachyramphus spodiurusNEEN
196Tawny-breasted FlycatcherMyiobius villosusRR 
197White-throated SpadebillPlatyrinchus mystaceusRR 
198Streak-necked FlycatcherMionectes striaticollisRR 
199Rufous-breasted FlycatcherLeptopogon rufipectusLC 
200Variegated Bristle-TyrantPhylloscartes poecilotisRR 
201Marble-faced Bristle-TyrantPhylloscartes ophthalmicusRR 
202Bronze-olive Pygmy-TyrantPseudotriccus pelzelniRR 
203Rufous-headed Pygmy-TyrantPseudotriccus ruficepsRR 
204Black-capped Pygmy-TyrantMyiornis atricapillusRR 
205Rufous-crowned Tody-Tyrant
(Rufous-crowned Tody-Flycatcher)
Poecilotriccus ruficepsRR 
206Pacific FlatbillRhynchocyclus pacificusNE 
207Fulvous-breasted FlatbillRhynchocyclus fulvipectusRR 
208Ornate FlycatcherMyiotriccus ornatusRR 
209Handsome FlycatcherNephelomyias pulcherRR 
210Rufous-winged TyrannuletMecocerculus calopterusNE 
211Sulphur-bellied TyrannuletMecocerculus minorRR 
212Black-capped TyrannuletPhyllomyias nigrocapillusRR 
213Ashy-headed TyrannuletPhyllomyias cinereicepsRR 
214Choco TyrannuletZimmerius albigularisNE 
215Flavescent FlycatcherMyiophobus flavicansRR 
216Orange-crested FlycatcherMyiophobus phoenicomitraLC 
217Olive-chested FlycatcherMyiophobus cryptoxanthusNE 
218Olive-sided FlycatcherContopus cooperi NT
219Red-rumped Bush-TyrantCnemarchus erythropygiusRR 
220Yellow-bellied Chat-TyrantOchthoeca diademaRR 
221Slaty-backed Chat-TyrantOchthoeca cinnamomeiventrisRR 
222Rufous MournerRhytipterna holerythraRR 
223Pale-edged FlycatcherMyiarchus cephalotesRR 
224White-ringed FlycatcherConopias albovittatusRR 
225Lemon-browed FlycatcherConopias cinchonetiRRV
226Golden-crowned FlycatcherMyiodynastes chrysocephalusRR 
227Black-billed PeppershrikeCyclarhis nigrirostrisNE 
228Rufous-naped GreenletPachysilvia semibrunneaLC 
229Beautiful JayCyanolyca pulchraNENT
230Turquoise JayCyanolyca turcosaRR 
231Pale-footed SwallowOrochelidon flavipesRR 
232White-thighed SwallowAtticora tibialisLC 
233Slate-throated GnatcatcherPolioptila schistaceigulaRR 
234Gray-mantled WrenOdontorchilus branickiiRR 
235Band-backed WrenCampylorhynchus zonatusRR 
236Plain-tailed WrenPheugopedius euophrysRR 
237Stripe-throated WrenCantorchilus leucopogonLC 
238Rufous WrenCinnycerthia unirufaRR 
239Sharpe's WrenCinnycerthia olivascensRR 
240Slaty-backed Nightingale-ThrushCatharus fuscaterRR 
241Speckled Nightingale-ThrushCatharus maculatusRR 
242Pale-vented ThrushTurdus obsoletusLC 
243Ecuadorian ThrushTurdus maculirostrisNE 
244Pale-eyed ThrushTurdus leucopsLC 
245Chestnut-bellied ThrushTurdus fulviventrisLC 
246Dagua Thrush**Turdus daguaeLC 
247Golden-rumped EuphoniaChlorophonia cyanocephalaLC 
248Blue-naped ChlorophoniaChlorophonia cyaneaRR 
249Chestnut-breasted ChlorophoniaChlorophonia pyrrhophrysRR 
250Yellow-collared ChlorophoniaChlorophonia flavirostrisNE 
251Fulvous-vented EuphoniaEuphonia fulvicrissaRR 
252Bronze-green EuphoniaEuphonia mesochrysaRR 
253Lesser GoldfinchSpinus psaltriaLC 
254Andean SiskinSpinus spinescensLC 
255Yellow-bellied SiskinSpinus xanthogastrusLC 
256Olivaceous SiskinSpinus olivaceusRR 
257Tanager FinchOreothraupis arremonopsNEV
258Yellow-throated ChlorospingusChlorospingus flavigularisRR 
259Short-billed Bush-Tanager
(Short-billed Chlorospingus)
Chlorospingus parvirostrisRR 
260Common ChlorospingusChlorospingus flavopectusRR 
261Dusky ChlorospingusChlorospingus semifuscusNE 
262Chestnut-capped BrushfinchArremon brunneinuchaRR 
263Olive FinchArremon castaneicepsRRNT
264White-rimmed BrushfinchAtlapetes leucopisNE 
265Tricolored BrushfinchAtlapetes tricolorRR 
266Slaty BrushfinchAtlapetes schistaceusRR 
267Pale-naped BrushfinchAtlapetes pallidinuchaRR 
268White-winged BrushfinchAtlapetes leucopterusNE 
269Northern Mountain Cacique**Cacicus leucoramphusRR 
270Cerulean WarblerSetophaga cerulea V
271Choco Warbler**Basileuterus chlorophrysNE 
272Three-striped WarblerBasileuterus tristriatusRR 
273Citrine WarblerMyiothlypis luteoviridisRR 
274Dusky-faced TanagerMitrospingus cassiniiLC 
275Red-hooded TanagerPiranga rubricepsRR 
276Ochre-breasted TanagerChlorothraupis stolzmanniNE 
277Blue SeedeaterAmaurospiza concolorLC 
278White-capped TanagerSericossypha albocristataRRV
279Rufous-crested TanagerCreurgops verticalisRR 
280Black-capped HemispingusKleinothraupis atropileusRR 
281Oleaginous HemispingusSphenopsis frontalisRR 
282Black-eared HemispingusSphenopsis melanotisLC 
283Superciliaried HemispingusThlypopsis superciliarisRR 
284Rufous-chested TanagerThlypopsis ornataRR 
285Tawny-crested TanagerTachyphonus delatriiRR 
286White-lined TanagerTachyphonus rufusLC 
287Moss-backed TanagerBangsia edwardsiNE 
288Hooded Mountain TanagerButhraupis montanaRR 
289Grass-green TanagerChlorornis riefferiiRR 
290Lacrimose Mountain TanagerAnisognathus lacrymosusRR 
291Blue-winged Mountain TanagerAnisognathus somptuosusRR 
292Black-chinned Mountain TanagerAnisognathus notabilisNE 
293Fawn-breasted TanagerPipraeidea melanonotaRR 
294Blue-and-yellow TanagerRauenia bonariensisRR 
295Glistening-green TanagerChlorochrysa phoenicotisNE 
296Orange-eared TanagerChlorochrysa calliparaeaRR 
297Rufous-throated TanagerIxothraupis rufigulaNE 
298Golden-naped TanagerChalcothraupis ruficervixRR 
299Gray-and-gold TanagerPoecilostreptus palmeriRR 
300Black-capped TanagerStilpnia heineiRR 
301Scrub TanagerStilpnia vitriolinaNE 
302Golden-hooded TanagerStilpnia larvataRR 
303Beryl-spangled TanagerTangara nigroviridisRR 
304Metallic-green TanagerTangara labradoridesRR 
305Rufous-winged TanagerTangara laviniaRR 
306Saffron-crowned TanagerTangara xanthocephalaRR 
307Flame-faced TanagerTangara parzudakiiRR 
308Blue-whiskered TanagerTangara johannaeNENT
309Golden TanagerTangara arthusRR 
310Emerald TanagerTangara floridaRR 
311Silver-throated TanagerTangara icterocephalaRR 
312Yellow-tufted Dacnis**Dacnis egregiaNE 
313Scarlet-thighed DacnisDacnis venustaRR 
314Scarlet-breasted DacnisDacnis berlepschiNEV
315Golden-collared HoneycreeperIridophanes pulcherrimusRR 
316Scarlet-browed TanagerHeterospingus xanthopygiusRR 
317Scarlet-and-white TanagerChrysothlypis salmoniNE 
318Giant ConebillConirostrum binghamiLCNT
319Capped ConebillConirostrum albifronsRR 
320Glossy FlowerpiercerDiglossa lafresnayiiRR 
321White-sided FlowerpiercerDiglossa albilateraRR 
322Rusty FlowerpiercerDiglossa sittoidesLC 
323Deep-blue FlowerpiercerDiglossa glaucaRR 
324Bluish FlowerpiercerDiglossa caerulescensLC 
325PlushcapCatamblyrhynchus diademaLC 
326Slaty FinchSpodiornis rusticaLC 
327Gray-hooded Bush TanagerCnemoscopus rubrirostrisRR 
328Thick-billed Seed-FinchSporophila funereaLC 
329Black-and-white SeedeaterSporophila luctuosaLC 
330Paramo SeedeaterCatamenia homochroaLC 
331Crimson-breasted FinchRhodospingus cruentusRR 
332Yellow-faced GrassquitTiaris olivaceusRR 
333Black-winged SaltatorSaltator atripennisNE 
334Masked SaltatorSaltator cinctusLCNT

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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